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FFA governance battle, FIFA, explained

AFTER two and a half years and dozens of failed attempts to find a compromise, the opposing camps in Football Federation Australia’s ongoing congress wrangle are still miles apart.

As FFA chairman Steven Lowy famously said in November last year, it’s all about money and power.

More specifically – who gets to decide how broadcast funds are distributed, and who gets to decide who sits on the board of the national body. Strip away all the legal and governance mumbo jumbo and they remain the unresolved questions at the heart of a long-running saga that has hamstrung the sport in Australia and dragged FFA to the brink of potential suspension from FIFA.

Tuesday’s FFA Cup R32 goals2:53

FFA Cup: Catch all the goals from the final games in the Round of 32 of the FFA Cup.

  • August 8th 2018
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