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Up Your Swiss Sepp! How we sent disgraced Blatter a message after Henry handball shame

Sepp Blatter finally gets the message from Sunday World's Geraldine Comiskey
Sepp Blatter finally gets the message from Sunday World's Geraldine Comiskey

HE's finally been hounded out of office by the FBI and police in Switzerland, but six years ago we sent this prophetic message to Sepp Blatter.

Our girl went to doorstep the most powerful man in football after he laughed off Ireland's complaints over the Thierry Henry handball shame that knocked the Republic out of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa,

Up to ten million in payments surrounding that bid are now part of a corruption probe by the FBI.

And it was also since reported that the FAI received FIFA grants when the association threatened to take further action over the row.

As he walks into the soccer sunset - followed by a major corruption probe - our message to the Swiss dictator seems more appropriate than ever: "Up Your Swiss - Who's Laughing Now Sepp?"

Read our original article when he doorstepped Blatter here