Why Australia is seriously crazy to be bidding for the women's World Cup

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Amid media and government speculation that Australia should bid to host the women's World Cup, thisĀ  article questions the wisdom of doing business with FIFA, given the allegations of corruption and governence issues that have plagued the organisation. The article contends that given these issues, the cost of the bid is not a responsible use of public monies.

Period17 Jun 2017

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  • sport, soccer, women's sport, FIFA, World Cup