After being reelected as the president of FIFA last Friday, Sepp Blatter announced his resignation earlier today. The news of his leave comes amidst the scandal and controversy that is currently surrounding the soccer organization.
'Shots' were fired on social media from figures and FIFA fans alike as people took advantage of the situation to make jokes and remarks about the issues that have been plaguing FIFA.
During a press conference today, Blatter said,"I appreciate and love FIFA more than anything else, and I only want to do the best for football and for FIFA." As can be expected, Twitter erupted with reactions and responses to the president's decision to leave amid this massive controversy.
See how the Internet reacted to the resignation in the slideshow below: