Hayatou dumped as head of London 2012 football

By Andrew Warshaw

Issa_Hayatou_sweatingSeptember 21 - In an unprecedented and embarrassing U-turn, FIFA tonight backtracked over the appointment of controversial African football powerbroker Issa Hayatou to spearhead the London 2012 football tournament at a time when he is under investigation by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for alleged corruption.