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Clive Efford MP, Labour's Shadow Sport Minister, responding to Sepp Blatter's comments, said:

“Sepp Blatter’s comments are utterly unacceptable and totally outrageous, and they show how he is deeply rooted in a bygone era.

"Football in Great Britain has made fantastic progress to show racism the red card, but this excellent work is undermined when the President of football’s international governing body makes such despicable comments - he should resign."

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