Soccer-Campaigners call for Kofi Annan to take charge of FIFA reform


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  • Monday, 20 Jul 2015

Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan waves after meeting with delegations of Colombian government and FARC guerrillas during a Colombian peace talk in Havana February 27, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

ZURICH (Reuters) - A group campaigning for reform of world soccer's governing body FIFA have called for former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan to be put in charge of an independent reform commission.

"We are calling for Kofi Annan to come into this mess and take control of the reform process," Jaimie Fuller, a co-founder of "New FIFA Now", told a Zurich news conference:

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