Pele gives his backing to under-fire FIFA president

Brazil legend Pele has told ITV News he believes Sepp Blatter is the right man to lead football's world governing body.

Mr Blatter has faced calls to resign as FIFA president over corruption allegations surrounding Qatar winning the vote to host the 2022 World Cup.

Pele said UEFA president Michael Platini is a strong candidate but feels Mr Blatter has done a good job.

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Sepp Blatter indicates he will run again for Fifa presidency

Sepp Blatter has strongly hinted that he will run again for Fifa presidency in 2015, saying his "mission is not finished."