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British minister: Sepp Blatter 'should go'

Updated: November 17, 2011, 12:14 PM ET
Associated Press

GENEVA -- With his organization still reeling from corruption allegations, FIFA president Sepp Blatter now faces calls for his resignation Thursday after he made comments downplaying racism in soccer.

Blatter provoked outrage by suggesting in television interviews Wednesday that on-field racial abuse could be settled by a handshake and quickly forgotten.

Britain's sports minister called Thursday for Blatter to resign "for the sake of the game," the European Union described his remedy ...

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