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Maigari, Green released
The Nation Nigeria

NFF election cancelled •As Nigeria risks fresh FIFA ban

THE disputed election into the executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), scheduled to hold in Abuja tomorrow has been cancelled. Instead, the general assembly of the body will hold also in Abuja to ratify all issues relating ... Nigerian Tribune, 4 days ago
Maigari, Green released The Nation Nigeria, 1 day ago
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SI.com, 3 weeks ago
Reuters India, 3 weeks ago
Daily Sun, 1 week ago
Nigeria Punch, 2 weeks ago
SI.com, 1 month ago
Association Internationale De La Presse Sportive, 1 month ago
Spy Ghana, 1 month ago
Leadership, 1 month ago
PM News Nigeria, 1 month ago
Nigeria Punch

NFF wants electoral committee sacked

The members of the Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation said on Wednesday that they would propose to the General Assembly, the dissolution of the NFF Electoral Committee and the NFF Electoral Appeals Committee which were put in place ...
 Nigeria Punch2 weeks ago NFF Dares Danagogo, Inaugurates New Electoral Committee  This Day Online1 hour ago NFF sacks electoral, appeals committees dissolved  Daily Sun2 weeks ago NFF proposes dissolution of Electoral, Appeals Committees  National Daily2 weeks ago
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Himalayan Times

FIFA vice chair laments Princesses exit

A member of the FIFA Organising Committee for the Under-20 Women's World Cup, has described as sad and heartbreaking, Ghana's exit from the competition despite claiming six points from their group campaign. Burundi's Lydia Nsekera, an ...
 Graphic Ghana1 week ago World Cup reflections from an Aussie lawyer on the FIFA exec committee  Australasian Lawyer3 weeks ago Top women players tell FIFA: World Cup on turf is discriminatory  Himalayan Times3 weeks ago

No comment on $200K pay for board: FIFA

FIFA has declined to comment on claims that annual payments were doubled for executive committee members after their bonuses were stopped. British newspaper The Sunday Times reports that the 25 board members now get a $200,000 stipend for their part-time ...
 Economic Times2 months ago
Sify

Beckenbauer provisionally banned by FIFA over ethics violation

Former FIFA executive committee member Franz Beckenbauer was provisionally banned from any football-related activity for 90 days on Friday over "an apparent breach" of ethics, soccer`s world governing body said.
 Zee News2 months ago Franz Beckenbauer provisionally banned; Linekar slams WC officials  One India2 months ago
IBN Live

AFC discusses proposal to review WC qualification process

Days ahead of the FIFA World Cup, the AFC's executive committee has deliberated on its proposal to review the qualification process for Asian teams in future editions of the global game's showpiece event. Under the chairmanship of Asian Football Confederation ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Asian Football Confederation discusses proposal to review WC qualifications  IBN Live2 months ago

Wim to be axed as coach but handed TD role

PANAJI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) executive committee has decided not to renew coach Wim Koevermans contract but will instead offer him the technical director's position. Koevermans has been under fire after India suffered a shocking ...
 Times of India3 hours ago AIFF offers Technical Director's post to Koevermans, hunts for foreign coach  ZeeNews.com10 hours ago AIFF offers TD's post to Koevermans, hunts for foreign coach  Business Standard India11 hours ago

Why Congress Elected Giwa

As some aggrieved football stakeholders cry foul over Tuesday election into the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, facts have emerged why the election proceeded without most FA chairmen at Chida Hotel, venue of the Congress.
 Individual.com20 hours ago
Leadership

NFF, Keshi Seal New Deal

By — Aug 13, 2014 | The executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sealed a new deal with Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi to continue as Super Eagles handler. Briefing newsmen yesterday in Abuja ...
 Leadership2 weeks ago AFP - Fbl-NGR-Maigari-FIFA  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago Keshi to be renamed Nigerian football coach  Pakistan Observer2 weeks ago NFF, Keshi To Finalise New Deal Next Week  Leadership2 weeks ago
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Middle East Eye

Another setback for Qatar in holding 2022 World Cup

Secret payments of more than $5 million to key football officials won Qatar the needed numbers in the executive committee (Exco) of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) to host the World Cup in 2022. A special investigation by the ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Scientific proof that a summer World Cup in Doha is too hot - for fans  Los Angeles Times5 days ago Communications purport to show series of payments to officials by Mohamed bin Hammam, who was Fifas member for Qatar Share inShare 62 Email Mark Tran and Rowena Mason theguardian.com, Sunday 1 June 2014 11.20 BST Mohamed Bin Hammam and Sepp Blatter meet in Doha, in 2010. Mohamed Bin Hammam and Sepp Blatter meet in Doha, in 2010. Photograph: Mohammed Dabbous/Reuters Fifa is facing calls to rerun the bidding competition for the 2022 World Cup after allegations that a former top Qatari football official paid $5m (£2.98m) to win support for the nations campaign to host the event. Labour said Qatar should lose the 2022 World Cup and urged those involved to resign if the Fifa corruption allegations detailed in the Sunday Times were true. Clive Efford, the shadow sport minister, said the new revelations called the governance of football into question. No one will have any confidence in a Fifa investigation run by Sepp Blatter, he said. If these allegations are true then those involved should resign. Lord Macdonald, the former director of public prosecutions, described Fifa as a bit of a cesspit and suggested there was evidence of a very serious crime following the reports. He told Sky Newss Murnaghan programme: The idea of another voting session with all this money sloshing around is almost too much to bear. But on the other hand, if I can pretend to be a prosecutor again for a minute, this is evidence of a very serious crime. And the fact that the allegation is that they used dollars, US dollars, means that the justice department in Washington has jurisdiction over this … the United States of course are in the World Cup finals. If the justice department started to take an interest in this, I think Fifa would feel the heat very, very quickly. The Sunday Times said it had obtained millions of emails and other documents relating to alleged payments made by Mohamed bin Hammam, the then Fifa executive member for Qatar. The paper said Bin Hammam, also the former Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president, used slush funds to pay out the cash to top football officials to win a groundswell of support for Qatars World Cup bid. John Whittingdale, chairman of the House of Commons culture, media and sport select committee, called for the bidding competition to be held again and said it would be impossible for Fifa to brush aside the revelations. It is a further demonstration of the need for a complete change in the way that Fifa operates but also that there is now an overwhelming case that the decision as to where the World Cup should be held in 2022 should be run again, Whittingdale told the paper. The sports minister, Helen Grant, said: These appear to be very serious allegations. It is essential that major sporting events are awarded in an open, fair and transparent manner. The allegations come less than two weeks before the start of the World Cup in Brazil and bring fresh scrutiny on the 2010 vote, which gave footballs biggest tournament to the tiny desert state. The process is under investigation by Fifas independent ethics prosecutor, Michael Garcia. Qatar has also come under fire for its labour laws, in the wake of an international outcry over conditions for migrant workers before the 2022 World Cup, which followed a Guardian investigation into workplace abuse in the Gulf state. Bin Hammam is no longer a committee member of world footballs governing body after being caught up in a corruption scandal surrounding his failed campaign for its presidency in 2011. The Sunday Times alleged that he exploited his position as an executive committee member to help to secure votes from key members of its 24  Current News India2 months ago Qatar residents optimistic about 2022 World Cup  Middle East Eye5 days ago
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