It Just Got Worse: More on Greek, Turkish Football and Systems of Corruption

After thugs beat up the one of the referee coordinators with iron bars you would not think it could get worse. It just did. Yesterday, the Greek press published articles about a letter signed by UEFA and FIFA that warned the Greek authorities about their stance on corruption in their football leagues. You might think, … Continue reading It Just Got Worse: More on Greek, Turkish Football and Systems of Corruption

It is All Happening Again: Greek, Turkish Football and Systems of Corruption

To start with the obvious: I like Greece, I like Turkey.  I love many of their peoples and I intensely dislike what I now have to write.  However, it is the truth, so here goes: Greek football is deeply corrupt. Actually, that is an understatement.   What I should say, is that Greek football is so … Continue reading It is All Happening Again: Greek, Turkish Football and Systems of Corruption