VIDEO: Blatter dances his troubles away

Despite being faced with calls for him to resign, the 78-year-old Swiss took the time to show he still has authority on the dance floor alongside Fernanda Lima.
The build up to the 2014 World Cup has been tough for Sepp Blatter, with allegations of corruption rocking FIFA and calls for the Swiss official to stand down rising amidst concerns about whether Brazil will even be ready for the opening fixtures of the tournament this week.

When faced by the media just one day before the competition, however, the 78-year-old seemed decidedly unperturbed, taking time out of his schedule of handing out awards to showcase his dance moves with Brazilian beauty Fernanda Lima.

Having also spoken of his desire to see football played in an "inter-platenary competition" in future, Blatter's moves in Brazil were hardly out of this world, but it certainly proved he is willing to embrace the part atmosphere of football's greatest showpiece...