February 2016

On the occasion of Gianni Infantino being elected to the presidency of FIFA, the Red Card Israeli Racism campaign wrote the following letter to him on 29 February 2016. Dear Mr Infantino, Congratulations – and a major challenge On behalf of our campaign I would like to congratulate you on your election as President of …

The Extraordinary Congress held in Zurich on 26 February 2016 adopted a new set of Statutes to incorporate the desired reforms.   One important change was to stipulate that only the Council, which replaces the Executive Committee, could propose suspension or expulsion of a member association at an Annual Congress.  Therefore to remove the Israeli FA from FIFA will require …