Blatter letter slams Ethics Committee investigation

Sepp Blatter has sent a letter to FIFA's member federations likening the current Ethics Committee proceedings brought against him to "the Inquisition".

FIFA president Blatter and his similarly suspended UEFA counterpart Michel Platini have hearings before the FIFA ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert in Zurich on Thursday in relation to an alleged disloyal payment of two million Swiss francs made to the former France captain in 2011.

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