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Platini Avoids Talking About His FIFA Candidacy

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<a href="http://on.aol.com/video/platini-avoids-talking-about-his-fifa-candidacy-519043822"> </a> Michel Platini frustrated reporters by declining to discuss his bid for the FIFA presidency on Friday (August 28), preferring instead to deliver a glowing assessment of his own performance in charge of European soccer's governing body UEFA. In a self-congratulatory news conference, Platini and his secretary general Gianni Infantino proclaimed UEFA as pioneers in the fight against racism, leaders in tackling match-fixing and said they had brought financial sanity to European football.