Ewan McKenna: In world football, have immoralities merely taken the place of illegalities?

Everyone here is winning, except for the sport and its fans

22nd January, 2017
FIFA president Giovanni Infantino with Cristiano Ronaldo Pic Getty

So this is what the new Fifa looks like. A couple of weeks back, the governing body of football decided to expand the World Cup by a third, to a massive 48 countries. That’s more than one in five members that’ll shack up from 2026 at what is supposed to be the premier platform of the game. However, it was little surprise given that it was the promise that got Giovanni Infantino the presidency. The...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

More Business Tom Maguire 9 months ago

The Daily Briefing

The Daily Briefing