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Sepp Blatter resigns: 'Blatt's all folks'; 'A new era opens up' for FIFA

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has resigned, and sparked a race for the next election to be held in the coming months. Here is what the world's media had to say.

EUROPE

England

The Sun: GOT HIM.

The Guardian: Downfall: Blatter walks away

The Times: Blatter walks and leaves World Cup in meltdown

Metro: Blatt's all folks

Daily Telegraph: Russia and Qatar World Cup in doubt as Blatter forced out

Independent: Sent Off


Germany

Hamburger Abendblatt: Game over!

Welt Kompakt: Blatter buzzes off

NZZ: Joseph Blatter surrenders

Bild: "Finally: Resignation! Blatter bolts!"


Spain

Marca: Blatter gives up

AS: Tension with Blatter

Mundo Deportivo: Blatter resigns


France

L'Equipe

Le Parisien


Italy

Corriere dello Sport, La Gazzetta dello Sport, Tuttosport


Switzerland

Blick

Neue Zurcher Zeitung: "Joseph Blatter gives up. The president of the world football's governing body FIFA resigns -- He does not deliver sounds arguments for it."

Tagesanzeiger: "Blatter overthrows himself. FBI also investigating him."


Russia

Moscow Times

Sport Express: Everybody, everybody! Blatter has resigned


NORTH AMERICA

New York Times

Washington Post

Los Angeles Times


SOUTH AMERICA

Brazil: Globo, Folha and Lance

Argentina: Buenos Aires Herald


CENTRAL AMERICA

Mexico: El Universal


AFRICA

South Africa: Sunday Times

Nigeria: Vanguard

Kenya: Daily Nation

Egypt: Ahram Online


ASIA

Abu Dhabi: Sport360

Qatar: Gulf Times

Singapore: Straits Times

Malaysia: New Straits Times


AUSTRALIA

Herald Sun

The Australian

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