'Sorry situation' for Sepp Blatter

Al Jazeera English

by Al Jazeera English

Following Al Jazeera's interview with FIFA president Sepp Blatter, the most powerful man in football has apologised for his ill-judged comments.

As Blatter is hit by a wave of criticism, South African official Tokyo Sexwale - a man dragged into the saga - has stood up for the president.

Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings reports.