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Placido Domingo to join FIFA's 'Council of Wisdom?'

Updated: June 6, 2011, 3:56 PM ET
By Associated Press

LONDON -- Opera great Placido Domingo has been asked by FIFA president Sepp Blatter to join a new committee intended to help clean up world soccer's governing body.

Blatter hopes the 70-year-old Spanish-born tenor will sit on a "council of wisdom" alongside former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Netherlands player Johan Cruyff.

"These gentlemen are more or less advisers, they are not the experts ...," Blatter told CNN on Monday during a visit ...

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