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SAINT PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - JULY 25: FIFA President Joseph Blatter during his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin before the preliminary draw for the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) zone for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers on July 25, 2015 at the Konstantin Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Photo by Dmitri Azarov/Kommersant via Getty Images)

SAINT PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - JULY 25: FIFA President Joseph Blatter during his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin before the preliminary draw for the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) zone for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers on July 25, 2015 at the Konstantin Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Photo by Dmitri Azarov/Kommersant via Getty Images)