Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Is FIFA Rotten To The Core?

Is FIFA Rotten To The Core?

The FIFA ethics committee has opened proceedings against president Sepp Blatter, Mohamed Bin Hammam and charged FIFA vice-president Jack Warner with bribery.

FIFA said in a statement...

'On 26 May 2011, FIFA ex-co member Mohamed Bin Hammam has requested the FIFA ethics committee to open ethics proceedings against FIFA president Joseph S. Blatter on the basis that, in the report submitted by FIFA ex-co member Chuck Blazer earlier this week, FIFA vice-president Jack A. Warner would have informed the FIFA president in advance about alleged cash payments to delegations attending a special meeting of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) apparently organised jointly by Jack A. Warner and Mohamed Bin Hammam on 10 and 11 May 2011 and that the FIFA President would have had no issue with these.'

'Subsequently, the FIFA ethics committee today opened a procedure against the FIFA president in compliance with art. 16 of the FIFA code of ethics. Joseph S. Blatter has been invited to take position by 28 May 2011, 11:00 CET and to attend a hearing by the FIFA ethics committee at the Home of FIFA (Zurich) on 29 May 2011.'

There have been rumours floating around the footballing world surrounding FIFA delegates taking bribes for years. 'Is FIFA rotten to the core?'

Join Vital Manchester City

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved

This website is your website and I am looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Manchester City

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Date:Saturday May 28 2011
Time: 9:54AM


Yes, it doesn't stop there either, the majority of the FAs that fall under their governance are just as corrupt. They don't give a ***** about the good of the game, they only care about lining their own pockets.
28/05/2011 12:03:00
I didn't know FIFA had an office in Ethics. I thought it was in Thuthex.
28/05/2011 12:53:00
I thought it was in Thurrey?
28/05/2011 15:17:00
The walls are closing in on Sepp Tw@tter and not before time.
Johnny Baguette
28/05/2011 15:49:00
Here's hoping Prattini does one to Fifa to replace Blatter when he's finally given the boot. Could any president of Uefa ever be so blatantly anti-English?
28/05/2011 19:40:00
28/05/2011 23:00:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Video: Sergio Aguero Struts His Stuff

Sergio Aguero is filmed training in the gym, but that doesn't stop him showing off a dance move or two.

Man City v Linkoping Live Stream: (Wed 21 March 2018)

Watch today's live coverage of Manchester City v Linkoping in the UEFA Women's Champions League quarter-final first leg. Kick off 7pm GMT.

Last Six Unique European Football Champions

Can you name the six most recent unique champions of England's Premier League, France's Ligue 1, Spain's La Liga, Italy's Serie A, Germany's Bundesliga..

Man City v QPR: Purest Sound Ever Made In Human History

The goal sound to end all goal sounds. The Premier League's greatest moment. It won't get any better than this, and here's the greatest video of it.

Manchester City Archived Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email
Johnny Baguette
no email
no email
no email

Current Poll (see more polls)

When Joe Hart leaves City, for good in the summer where will he go?
Suggested By: Tudor
Another Premier League team55%
Lower league English side2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

1.Johnny Baguette363
3.Buzz Lightyear187
5.Colin Is The King163
Vital Football Comment