Real Madrid defender Pepe has taken aim at FIFA president Sepp Blatter.
"I hope that doesn't have any effect [on the Sweden tie]. We all know that it's not normal that Cristiano has only been named the best player in the world once", he claimed.
"That just goes to show that a lot of strange things happen in football. Those of us inside the game know it and it's up to you journalists to bring them to light."
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