The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. FIFA Won’t Up League Pay for Winter Cup

    The condemnation was almost universal. A panel officially recommended moving the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to winter. FIFA says it won’t compensate the leagues for lost revenue the change wreaks as their players head abroad for the tournament — even if the final lands on Dec. 23. The English Premier League, for one, says this will mess with their Christmas campaign. It’s not like no one knew summer in Qatar might be rough, one wag notes. The final decision comes March 20.

    The Guardian, The Star, CNN   

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