Arrests, allegations of corruption, calls for a fresh start, but for FIFA president Sepp Blatter, it was business as usual in Zurich.
Greed at the heart of the FIFA officials misdemeanours, says FBI director James B Comey.
Blatter is a "dictator for life" says Maradona, while Platini says the time has come for FIFA chief to walk away.
Withdrawals highlight lack of support within FIFA for those opposed to Blatter.
Dutch candidate did not receive enough support to justify staying in the race.
Sepp Blatter returns home from 'peace mission' empty-handed.
Reports claim that Luis Figi and Dutch candidate Michael Van Praag will withdraw from race and support Pricne Ali.
Argentine legend says Blatter has presided over corruption of FIFA.
Man tipped to succeed Blatter welcomed to FIFA's inner circle.
He may be too old for the IOC, but there is no prospect of Sepp Blatter's role in world sport being diminished.