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FIFA, Putin and the FBI

In Football on June 29, 2015 at 08:00

A month has passed since a number of high-ranking FIFA officials were arrested by FBI agents. The initial reaction was that of relief as finally some one took the initiative against football’s global governing body as Blatter and his entourage have long been suspected to be utterly corrupt. The examples of the past are plentiful. It is proven that the TV rights dealer ISL and its bankruptcy in the early 2000s was murky to say the least. There is evidence that Chuck Blazer, Jack Warner and possibly others have accepted bribes. The action by the US Federal Agents was therefore welcomed by most people. Read the rest of this entry »

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Paris, Champions of France

In Sport on June 15, 2015 at 09:00

Since yesterday, the French capital is home to 3 national champions in their respective sport. Additionally, the PSG women have were in the Champions League Final where they lost to the German power house 1.FFC Frankfurt in Berlin. Read the rest of this entry »

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