June 2015

The following text was published by a spokesperson of the Palestinian FA. Much has been said about the Palestine Football Association’s proposal to the FIFA 65th Congress to suspend the membership of the Israeli Football Association  in FIFA…Some have applauded the Palestinians’ withdrawal of the suspension, while others wooed the Palestinians for not grasping a …

This is the text of a FIFA announcement http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2015/m=6/news=tokyo-sexwale-to-lead-fifa-monitoring-committee-for-israel-and-palesti-2647011.html FIFA has appointed former South African government minister Tokyo Sexwale to lead a monitoring committee to oversee issues affecting the development of football in Palestine. The committee was established based on the decision by the 65th FIFA Congress in May 2015 after the Palestine FA withdrew …