An alpinist removes a wrap from the FIFA World Cup 2018 logo before a ceremony marking the last 100 days until the start of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 at the new football stadium at Krestovsky island, also known as the Zenit Arena in Saint Petersburg on March 9, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / OLGA MALTSEVA

Fifa bans Russian World Cup head Vitaly Mutko from council election after he fails eligibility check

Russian deputy prime minister is barred from seeking re-election to Fifa’s top decision-making body after failing an eligibility check

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An alpinist removes a wrap from the FIFA World Cup 2018 logo before a ceremony marking the last 100 days until the start of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 at the new football stadium at Krestovsky island, also known as the Zenit Arena in Saint Petersburg on March 9, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / OLGA MALTSEVA
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