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Platini withdraws support for FIFA's Blatter

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UEFA president Michel Platini withdrew his support from FIFA counterpart Sepp Blatter on Thursday, plunging world football into open warfare. 

FIFA president Joseph Blatter (L) talks to UEFA president Michel Platini during the 64th FIFA congress on June 11, 2014 in Sao Paulo, on the eve of the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil

"I am supporting him no longer, it's finished," Platini said in an interview with two journalists, including one from AFP.

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