Sepp Blatter faced the grilling of all grillings yesterday afternoon as he faced the world’s media for the first time since the decision to suspend two FIFA officials. The President had the gall to suggest that there was no crisis at all within the association’s ranks and it is simply a communication issue within.
In the papers this morning there have been a mixed bag of stories that includes Scholes announcing his retirement from football; Wilshere believes it will be a disaster if Arsenal fail to land silverware next season, while Tottenham look to Brad Friedel.
Ferguson wants to close ‘training gap’ – Daily Telegraph
Villa dismiss Houllier report – Sky Sports
Fifa member ‘wanted FA Cup to be named after him’ – Independent
Jack – Disaster if we fail – Sky Sports
Chief executive Gill expects ‘busier summer’ – Guardian