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Blatter ready for new term as FIFA boss

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Sepp Blatter is ready to seek a new term as FIFA's president, he announced Wednesday, ignoring calls from top European officials to stand down as controversy engulfs football's governing body. 

FIFA president Sepp Blatter, who says he is ready for a fifth term, gives a speech during the FIFA Congress on June 11, 2014 in Sao Paulo

"I'm ready to accompany you in the future," the 78-year-old Blatter told the FIFA congress in Sao Paulo on the eve of the World Cup.

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