Date: 28th February 2011 at 8:30pm
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FIFA President Sepp Blatter will have a least one candidate running against him later this year.

The unknown Yank is Grant Wahl and yes, he’s a candidate to become the new FIFA President. Grant is a 37-year-old American sports journalist who’s best known for being a writer for Sports Illustrated.

The Kansas born North American is fed up with alleged fraud and corruption within the world’s footballing governing body and according to his message the Bachelor of Arts in Politics is determined, if elected to make changes from within the walls of power.

The following video was aired on Fox Sports, Sunday 27 February 2011.



The current FIFA President has been in office since June 1998 and according to many its time for a change.

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