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The Resource The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer, David Conn

The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer, David Conn

Label
The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer
Title
The fall of the house of FIFA
Title remainder
the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer
Statement of responsibility
David Conn
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When Sepp Blatter joined FIFA in 1975 it had just twelve employees. Forty years later, the FBI have accused fourteen executives of forty-seven counts of money laundering, racketeering and tax evasion linked to kickbacks. This book tells the story of how football got big, how FIFA got corrupt and what this means for soccer fans around the world
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conn, David
Dewey number
796.334
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fédération internationale de football association
  • Fédération internationale de football association
  • Corruption
  • Soccer
  • Corporations
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / History
  • Corporations
  • Soccer
Label
The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer, David Conn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-312) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The people's game -- Fifa's smiley face -- 1904: 'A pure sport' -- 1974 -- 1998: President Blatter -- 2010: 'And the host of the 2022 World Cup will be ... Qatar (1) -- 'Crisis? What is a crisis?' -- Straight citizens -- The Dr João Havelange Center of Excellence -- Bribery in Switzerland is not a crime -- The dirty linen -- 'Tell me what you did' -- Mr President Integrity -- The world cup of fraud -- Le roi se muert -- 'The money of Fifa is your money' -- Say it ain't so, Franz -- Tainted history -- 'And the host of the 2022 World Cup will be ... Qatar (2) -- The boss
Control code
ocn958355816
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781568585963
Lccn
2017905020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958355816
Label
The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer, David Conn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-312) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The people's game -- Fifa's smiley face -- 1904: 'A pure sport' -- 1974 -- 1998: President Blatter -- 2010: 'And the host of the 2022 World Cup will be ... Qatar (1) -- 'Crisis? What is a crisis?' -- Straight citizens -- The Dr João Havelange Center of Excellence -- Bribery in Switzerland is not a crime -- The dirty linen -- 'Tell me what you did' -- Mr President Integrity -- The world cup of fraud -- Le roi se muert -- 'The money of Fifa is your money' -- Say it ain't so, Franz -- Tainted history -- 'And the host of the 2022 World Cup will be ... Qatar (2) -- The boss
Control code
ocn958355816
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781568585963
Lccn
2017905020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958355816

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