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Former UEFA president Johansson calls for investigation into corruption allegations against Blatter

13 January 2012

Lennart Johansson, the challenger Sepp Blatter had to beat when he first became president of FIFA, wants a probe into allegations that Blatter promised to sell World Cup television rights to a voter in return for support at the...[more]




Sport in politics and politics in sport - 2011 and 2012

13 January 2012

It is time to rank the most important sports political cases of 2011 and to offer a list of prophecies – what will be the most important cases in 2012?[more]


2011 was a great year for Qatar on the international sports scene, which has made Andres Selliaas' list of the most important sports political events of 2011. Photo: theseoduke/Flickr


Journalists refuse to meet with FIFA’s Independent Governance Committee

06 January 2012

Four reporters specialising in investigating corruption in FIFA and international football have declined an invitation to co-operate with FIFA’s Independent Governance Committee. Instead they list a number of suggestions how FIFA...[more]


Jens Weichreich and Andrew Jennings at Play the Game 2011. Photo: Tine Harden.


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