UEFA members counter FIFA reform proposals

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By Andrew Warshaw, Chief Correspondent, with extra reporting by Mark Baber

January 25 – European football’s 53-nation membership have responded to FIFA president Sepp Blatter’s proposals for cleaning up the game and have come up with a series of counter suggestions in a declaration following their meetings in Nyon.

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Garcia to report his ISL findings in March

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By Andrew Warshaw, Chief Correspondent

January 25 – After years of doubt and suspicion, FIFA’s top corruption buster, ethics committee prosecutor and joint chairman Michael Garcia, is set to submit his eagerly awaited report into the infamous ISL scandal in March.

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David Owen: What does the Money League really tell us?

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The recently released edition of the Deloitte Football Money League raises a few points that are worth taking a harder look at.
The first is about the slipperiness of statistics.

While in euro terms, year-on-year revenue growth among Europe’s 20 highest-earning football clubs is an impressive 10%, a very different picture – of stagnation, basically – emerges if the reference currency is sterling.

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