May 19, 2022

The Editor Speaks: “..the most breathtaking scoundrel of all”

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And the scoundrel is Caymanian Jeffrey Webb! This is the wisdom of ex FIFA President Sepp Blatter. In an article that appeared this week in the UK media publication The Guardian Sepp Blatter made this comment to journalist David Conn. The article is titled Sepp Blatter after the fall: ‘Why the hell should I bear […]

Soccer body CONCACAF sues former executives for $20m

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Bahamas-domiciled regional soccer governing body CONCACAF is seeking at least $20 million in damages in a civil lawsuit against two of its former executives – Jack Warner and Chuck Blazer – and related companies in New York, the Cayman Islands and Panama, alleging fraud, racketeering, and breach of fiduciary duty. Read More: Related story […]

How much did Mbeki and Blatter know?

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Amabhungane Reporters from Mail & Guardian What did Thabo Mbeki and Sepp Blatter know about – and do to facilitate – the $10-million “bribe” allegedly to win the 2010 World Cup vote? This week, doubt faded about whether the amount was paid; whether South Africa intended for it to be paid; and whether it went […]