who said that Valcke and FIFA agreed to provide tickets to World Cup matches in 2014 that were sold on the black market for much more than their face value. Valcke was considering standing to be the new president of FIFA but now he was suspended by Sepp Blatter. Valcke was in a private jet to Moscow on Thursday when he received the decision with immediate effect so it returned to Zurich. Valcke started his career in 1984 as a sports journalist for Canal+, becoming a director in 1991. He has served as the Secretary General of FIFA since 2007. In his role as FIFA Secretary General, Valcke has been linked to several allegations of corruption within FIFA.