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Sepp Blatter

FIFA

President

Bio

Joseph "Sepp" Blatter (born 10 March 1936) is a Swiss football administrator, who serves as the 8th and current President of FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association). He was elected on 8 June 1998, succeeding João Havelange. He was re-elected as President in 2002, 2007 and 2011.

Headlines

Blatter hints at FIFA stay

Blatter hints at FIFA stay

by Football News

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says only illness will prevent him from running for the organisation's leadership for a fifth time. Blatter pledged in 2011 that this term would be his last in charge of world football's governing body... Read more

Blatter backs Brazil to be ready

Blatter backs Brazil to be ready

by Football News

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has no doubt stadiums for the 2014 FIFA World Cup will be ready, despite several 'small delays'. Stadiums in Cuiaba and Curitiba appear unlikely to meet the December 31 deadline set ahead of next year's showpiece event... Read more