Sepp Blatter Resigns as Fifa President – Full Statement

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned at a press conference on Monday. Blatter said "I have been reflecting deeply about my presidency and about the 40 years in which my life has been inextricably bound to Fifa and the great sport of football. I cherish Fifa more than anything and I want to do only what is best for Fifa and for football.
I felt compelled to stand for re-election, as I believed that this was the best thing for the organisation.