The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters
The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters
Peter Simpson
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Peter Simpson

Home and Away: Fifa members can haggle with the best

The resignation of the man tasked with cleaning up the body shows it's time for change, but Blatter barely bats an eyelid

The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters
The resignation of Fifa's "corruption buster" Michael Garcia would have caused any other outfit irreparable humiliation. Photo: Reuters
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Peter Simpson

Peter Simpson

Peter Simpson is a China-UK based journalist and the SCMP’s former Beijing 2008 Olympics news editor. He has covered major international news and sporting events, most recently the London 2012 Olympics and Euro 2012 in Poland and Ukraine. Peter is a Premier League season ticket holder at newly promoted Southampton FC.