Sepp Blatter denies ignoring media reports on Qatar

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has tweeted:


Never ignoring media reports on ethics allegations in football. But let the Ethics Committee work!

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Major sponsors 'urge Fifa to investigate Qatar 2022 bid'

World Cup sponsor Visa said it expected Fifa "to take appropriate actions" after claims of wrongdoing in the 2022 bidding process, which saw Qatar awarded football's premier tournament. Sony and Adidas have also voiced their concerns.