Quote of the Day

"Is it a token position? I wouldn't treat it as that. If you are given an opportunity to contribute to the top table then you have got to make the most of that opportunity."
-- Australia FIFA Exec Committee candidate Moya Dodd, one of five candidates for the organization's new woman's seat on the committee. (REUTERS, 5/6)
Tuesday May 7, 2013 Vol. 1 — No. 231 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Financial Foul Play?

    UEFA's Financial Fair Play regulations face a legal challenge in the European courts after a players' agent, Daniel Striani, "argued the rules will unfairly restrict the amount of money he can earn," according to David Conn of the London GUARDIAN. Striani, an agent registered in Belgium, has "lodged a formal complaint with the European commission against the rules," which require clubs in European competitions from '11 to move toward breaking even financially.

  • Break Through

    Aussie candidate Dodd says woman taking seat on FIFA panel a "significant step."

  • Out Of Control

    Argentine club Boca Juniors' stadium partially closed over fan violence.

  • Krakow Calling

    Polish football gets much-needed cash infusion through T-Mobile deal.

  • A New Dawn

    Sheikh Mohammed, Godolphin rehabilitation starts with Dawn Approach victory.

  • Facing A Threat

    Cricket Australia's new TV deal could doom Ryobi Cup, Sheffield Shield.

  • Slip-Slidin' Away

    UAE unveils plan for Emirate's first outdoor ski resort.

  • Western Front

    German hockey club Hannover Scorpions ponder move to Russian KHL.

  • Under Their Hat

    Scotland rugby gets new coach, plans to "splash the cash."

  • Daddy Dearest

    Tomic's father under investigation for assaulting son's practice partner.

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