Three great articles for the 10-11 June FIFA Congress

Three great articles for the 10-11 June FIFA Congress

These excellent articles highlight Palestinian football’s predicament.   The first from Julie Couzanet entitled “Will FIFA free our sons?’: International football associations discuss the Israeli occupation ahead of the World Cup” includes telling testimony from Palestinian FA International Affairs Director Susan Shalabi.  The second from Annie Robbins, “Tell FIFA to dump Israel now, urges international campaign”  highlights the international campaigns that have made their voice heard.  The third from US think tank Foreign Policy In Focus’s Noah Habeeb “Sports and Violence: A Red Card for Israel” analyses how sport is exploited for political purposes in Israel and elsewhere.

‘Will FIFA free our sons ?’: The FIFA Congress becomes another round of
Israeli-Palestinian negotiations

It’s time for FIFA to dump Israel

http://fpif.org/sports-violence-red-card-israel/

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