Blatter Says Platini Asked Him Privately to Quit: SonntagsBlick

Platini, head of European soccer federation UEFA, met Blatter and proposed he resign at end of last wk’s conference, SonntagsBlick reports.

  • “Sepp, do the congress and then announce you’re stepping down,” Platini told Blatter, according to interview FIFA chief gave to Swiss paper
  • “You can have a gigantic party and keep your office at FIFA,” Platini said, according to Blatter
  • Blatter is disappointed by Platini, SonntagsBlick cites FIFA chief as saying

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