Giles on football trust: ‘I don’t have to justify anything’

Giles on football trust: ‘I don’t have to justify anything’
John Delaney is a trustee of the John Giles Foundation. A protected disclosure was made about the body named after the Irish legend

The John Giles Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded seven years ago to raise funds for grassroots football

The soccer legend who is the public face of the John Giles Foundation has said it doesn’t need to justify its decisions about how it runs its finances.

“There’s a mistake here,” said Giles when contacted on Friday regarding its lack of publicly available financial records. “The foundation is a trust and is not required to file accounts.”

A protected disclosure made to the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement last week...

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