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Brooklyn judge calls Fifa privilege pact “shaky”

By Roger Hamilton-Martin

24 January 2017

Brooklyn judge calls Fifa privilege pact “shaky” Conmebol headquarters. Filzstift on Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)

A Brooklyn federal judge has indicated he will rule against the validity of a common interest agreement between South American football association Conmebol and its former president, Juan Angel Napout, according to a transcript of proceedings.