June 20, 2018 / 3:23 PM / 2 months ago

Banned ex-FIFA chief Blatter attends World Cup match in Moscow -TASS

MOSCOW, June 20 (Reuters) - Banned former FIFA president Sepp Blatter attended a World Cup match between Morocco and Portugal in Moscow on Wednesday, TASS news agency quoted the head of the Russian organising committee as saying.

“Today I saw (FIFA head Gianni) Infantino and Blatter at the stadium,” TASS quoted Alexei Sorokin, head of the Russia-2018 organising committee, as saying.

Blatter was banned from all football-related activities in 2015.

Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Writing by Jack Stubbs; Editing by

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