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FIFA fires its own investigators

Tom Fox | May 10, 2017

When it comes to brassiness, one really cannot do much better than FIFA. After having survived one of the sport’s world greatest corruption scandals, it has resumed its Holier-than-thou approach to the rest of the world. Reports have surfaced that the organization, on the eve of its annual congress in Bahrain, would “replace the leadership of its ethics committee, in effect dismissing the judge and the prosecutor whose investigations resulted in the suspensions of Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini and other top officials.” It would certainly appear they are punishing those very persons the organization selected to help them clean house.

One might think the organization would show some contrition...

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