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FIFA Secretary Normal meets with Spanish authorities

FIFA Secretary Normal Fatma Samoura met with Inigo Mendez de Vigo, the Spanish Minister for Training, Tradition, and Sport, in Madrid on Tuesday 5 Feb...

 

FIFA Secretary Normal Fatma Samoura met with Inigo Mendez de Vigo, the Spanish Minister for Training, Tradition, and Sport, in Madrid on Tuesday 5 February. Additionally current on the assembly have been Jose Ramon Lete, the president of the Spanish Sports activities Council, and Juan Luis Larrea, the president of the Spanish Soccer Affiliation (RFEF).

Happening in a spirit of full cooperation, the assembly mentioned the present state of affairs on the RFEF. Each delegations agreed on the necessity for it to be resolved as speedily as attainable and thru established authorized channels, all with a view to safeguarding the pursuits of Spanish soccer and respect for the rules, transparency, and good governance. These current additionally recognised the work carried out by the RFEF in guaranteeing that Spanish soccer is constant to function as regular.

Exclusive: Swiss authorities examine FIFA grants in football probe – source

 

Exclusive: Swiss authorities examine FIFA grants in football probe – source
Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber announced in late May that his office was conducting an investigation into whether there was corruption in FIFA's awarding of the 2018 World Cup rights to Moscow and the 2022 competition to Qatar. In particular, he …
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Will 2018, 2022 World Cups Be Moved From Russia, Qatar After FIFA Corruption
The ongoing saga of FIFA's controversial decision to award the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar, respectively, took perhaps its most dramatic twist on Wednesday. In a dawn raid at a Zurich hotel, Swiss authorities arrested several FIFA …
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