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South American football president resigns on ‘health and personal grounds’

Wednesday, April 24th 2013 - 05:56 UTC
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South American football president Nicolas Leoz has resigned on Tuesday from FIFA powerful executive committee on “health and personal” grounds. Leoz was accused by the BBC Panorama program in November 2010 of taking bribes in the 1990s from the now defunct sports rights agency ISL. Read full article

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  • Brazilian

    Too bad the whole leadership of CBF in Brazil didn't resign...

    Apr 24th, 2013 - 02:39 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    Sadly this is what happens when you join a profession full of balls…lol
    Enough said ha ha .
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    Apr 24th, 2013 - 07:01 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    Just look at the picture.

    Who in their right mind would trust this man: he looks like a wrong-'un.

    And it took from the 1990's to get him to go.

    Apr 24th, 2013 - 07:06 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Baxter

    He will be missed . Thanks to him the Conmebol HQ is now based here in Paraguay . A very impressive building close to the airport . He also convinced the Bourbon hotel chain to build a first class hotel close to the Conmebol building . Also a convention centre which is the best here . Well done , our friend , you did a lot for your country .
    It is also complete nonsense that he kept the Japanese Imperial couple waiting . The Paraguayans may not be punctual but , with foreigners , they are almost Brtish !

    Apr 24th, 2013 - 10:00 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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