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Michel Platini And Sepp Blatter Both Cleared Of Corruption

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and France footballing legend Michel Platini were both cleared of corruption charges by a Swiss court today

Blatter, who led FIFA for 17 years, was cleared of fraud by the Federal Criminal Court in the southern city of Bellinzona. Platini, a former France national team captain, and manager were also acquitted of fraud.

The two, once among the most influential figures in world football, had denied the charges against them.

Source: Sky Sports

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