Sepp Blatter

2018 WC logo unveiled and it resembles 'an alien'

WC-logo-2018Sydney, Oct 29 : FIFA boss Sepp Blatter has unveiled the 2018 World Cup logo with cosmonauts, which has a strong resemblance to an alien.

The logo depicts the World Cup trophy in red and blue, colours from the Russian flag, with gold trim.

Unveiling the logo on a Russian state TV talk show, Blatter said that the logo would show Russia's heart and spirit, News. com. au reported.

It was then presented over video link by a crew of three Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station , 400 kilometer above Earth.

Cosmonaut Elena Serova said that seeing the football World Cup in their country was a dream for all of them.

FIFA boss Blatter to visit Iran

Sepp-Blatter.Tehran, Nov 4 : FIFA president Sepp Blatter will travel to Iran Wednesday to attend a conference on football, Ali Kaffashian, head of Iran Football Federation, confirmed.

Blatter is scheduled to meet the Iranian football authorities as well as officials of the country's sports and youth ministry, reports Xinhua.

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa will also arrive in Tehran Thursday morning to attend the conference. (IANS)

Ronaldo shames Blatter into apologizing to him over `hairdresser ` jibe

Sepp BlatterLondon, Oct 30  : FIFA President Sepp Blatter took to Twitter to apologise to Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo following a three-minute video, taken as Blatter spoke to college students, going viral, in which he was caught poking fun at him.

According to the Mirror, in the video, Blattermocks the Portugal striker's style-of-play and admits he prefers Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

Both players are among the 23 contenders for FIFA's Ballon d'Or, given to the world player of the year, the report said.

Check out More news from Telecom Sector :: Pharmaceutical Sector :: Auto Sector :: Infrastructure :: Real Estate

Syndicate content