May 28, 2015

THE LATEST: Asian federation opposes change to FIFA election

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments: ___ 4:30 a.m. (0230 GMT, 10:30 p.m. EDT) The Asian Football Confederation says it still supports Sepp Blatter's bid for another term as FIFA president, and opposes any move to delay Friday's scheduled elections in the wake of a string of corruption arrests of some of the federation's top officials. In a statement on its website, the AFC expressed its...

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