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Vitaly Mutko, Russia's minister for sports arrives for a meeting of the European Soccer federation UEFA at a hotel in Glattpark-Zurich, ahead of the FIFA congress, in Zurich, Switzerland, Thursday, May 28, 2015. The FIFA congress with the president's election is scheduled Friday, May 29, 2015 in Zurich. (Walter Bieri/Keystone via AP)MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs and hinted that it was part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from his country.


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The “out of touch” mantra has been a perennial line of attack in our campaigns for several decades, at least.


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