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Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation

Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation

Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation France’s soccer federation is coming under pressure from its main sponsor, the sportswear giant Nike, to explain what steps it is taking to address dysfunction within its senior management ranks, a workplace culture marked by bullying, misbehavior and …

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France’s Soccer Federation Roiled by Workplace Culture Complaints

France's Soccer Federation Roiled by Workplace Culture Complaints

France’s Soccer Federation Roiled by Workplace Culture Complaints France’s Soccer Federation Roiled by Workplace Culture Complaints From the outside, France’s soccer federation has for two years represented its sport’s gold standard: champions at the men’s World Cup in Russia in 2018 and host of the most successful women’s championship in history a year later. But inside the federation, current and …

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Le Football Français Ébranlé par une Culture Toxique au Sein de sa Fédération

Le Football Français Ébranlé par une Culture Toxique au Sein de sa Fédération

Le Football Français Ébranlé par une Culture Toxique au Sein de sa Fédération Le Football Français Ébranlé par une Culture Toxique au Sein de sa Fédération Après la Coupe du Monde de 2018, par exemple, la fédération a mis en garde son directeur des finances Marc Varin après qu’une employée a déposé une plainte l’accusant de comportement inapproprié à son …

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A Tennis Coach Was Abusing Minors. Should the Sport’s Federation Have Known?

A Tennis Coach Was Abusing Minors. Should the Sport’s Federation Have Known?

RICHMOND, Calif. — At a meeting in Chicago in September 2014, the head of the United States Olympic Committee took note that a new initiative to protect athletes from abusers had support from every sport’s governing body except one: the United States Tennis Association. Gordon Smith, the tennis association’s executive director and chief operating officer at the time, stepped forward …

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