Ex-Blatter aide Champagne to stand for FIFA presidency
20 January 2014, 16:06
London - Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man Jerome Champagne declared his bid to succeed his ex-boss as FIFA president at a news conference on Monday.
Frenchman Champagne, 55, a former diplomat, worked at FIFA for 11 years between 1999 and 2010 and is a former deputy Secretary General of world soccer's governing body.
The presidential elections will take place in June 2015.