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Sepp Blatter re-elected as FIFA president, downplays US indictment

Sepp Blatter was re-elected president of FIFA for a fifth term on Friday after the only other candidate conceded defeat after a first round of voting in an election overshadowed by allegations of corruption in world soccer.

May 31, 2015, 00:27 AM IST