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Like there's any real surprise here. Blatter could probably top this list every year running until the day he finally leaves FIFA, but toward the end of 2011, he really stunk up the place.
First, there were the FIFA elections held over the summer in the wake of corruption scandals. They held flat-out paranoid secrecy, in which Blatter ran unopposed despite mass calls from fans from his removal or a vote of no confidence.
In the wake of the controversial decisions over the locations of the next two World Cups, allegations began pouring out and several high-ranking organization officers were removed for corruption, most notably Mohammed bin Hammam, who had been caught bribing delegations to bring the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.
When asked if he thought there was a corruption crisis within FIFA, he denied it ("Crisis? What is a crisis?") and said only the "FIFA Family" could remove him from power.
Blatter made even more enemies last month when, in the wake of the Terry and Suárez incidents, he gave the insulting suggestion that players should just "shake hands" if incidents of racial abuse come up.
When Rio Ferdinand, a player who has certainly experienced disparaging abuse abroad and whose brother Anton was allegedly the target of John Terry's racist remarks, called him out for ignorance, Blatter got on his sanctimonious high horse and posted a picture of him with civil rights activist Tokyo Sexwale, like that somehow negates all of the racist abuse football players and fans have to endure and solves all of the problems that still do exist.
Dude is just the worst.