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Burrell’s suspension over  Horace Burrell, the Jamaican Football Federation (JFF) President who was suspended by FIFA’s Ethics Committee over the cash-for-votes scandal, has chosen not to explain exactly why he was banned. Burrell has just returned after a three-month suspension … Continue reading

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Corruption case leads to Brazilian sports minister’s resignation  Brazil’s Minister for Sport Orlando Silva came under investigation for corruption charges earlier this week. He faced allegations that he took more than $20 million from public money intended for social programmes … Continue reading

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Hammam’s appeal rejected The FIFA Appeals Committee, chaired by Ecuador’s Francisco Acosta, met on Thursday for seven hours before upholding the ethics committee’s ban handed down on July 23, which found Hammam guilty of seven counts of misconduct. The 62-year-old … Continue reading

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