Lakenheath Old Boys

We are all former students at Lakenheath High School and other public schools in East Anglia. We were in school in the 70s and 80s and drank deeply from the well of British culture of those decades - the pints, the telly, and of course the footie!

Monday, December 21, 2015

Blatter and Platini Banned for 8 Years!

Excellent news out of the footer world today. Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini were barred from participating in world football for eight years (yes, 8 years!) on Monday morning after being found guilty of ethics violations. Their ban should finally put an end to Blatter's attempt to resuscitate his career as FIFA president and could well trigger the end to the Qatar 2022 World Cup. We can only hope.

Read more here: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/22/sports/soccer/fifa-bans-blatter-platini.html?_r=0

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