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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) elected a new Chair, and elected or re-elected four members of its Ethics Commission during the IOC Session today, following a proposal by its Executive Board in July. Source: IOC elects former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to head its Ethics Commission - Olympic News
Sports Minister Vijay Goel says the code, the most ambitious in India, will be notified in September despite concerns that senior politicians could derail it. Source: Coming soon -- a new sports code that targets VIPs, voting lobbies
Source: Nick Butler: Maglione hands Barelli lesson in sport politics - but will aquatics now suffer?
Politics, bad business, and FIFA meddling continue to keep the world's fourth largest country from attaining a decent soccer infrastructure. Source: Thanks to FIFA and National Politics, Indonesian Soccer is a Giant Mess | VICE Sports
Arrests of senior FIFA officials a few days before vote on expulsion of Israel from international football association is certainly fodder for conspiracy theories. Source: http://www.haaretz.com See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes
(New York) – The next president of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) – world football’s governing body – should ensure that future host countries of the World Cup are required to comply with fundamental human rights norms. The FIFA presidential election will be held in Zurich on May 29, 2015. Source: http://www.hrw.org See on …
Fifa officials become acquainted with accountability at very place they have felt most indulged Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes
As FIFA leaders gathered for a meeting, Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced and made arrests at the Justice Department’s request on charges including racketeering and money laundering. Source: http://www.nytimes.com See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes
Departing chairman brought vast wealth to the English game but made damaging errors over Stanford, subscription televsion and the IPL Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes