What does the French Football Federation do?


More directly than the finalist French team of the last World Cup, Noel Le Graet has placed the French Football Federation (FFF or 3F) under the spotlight. the 81-year-old president he was removed from his duties because of his many failures i charges of sexual harassment of which it is the subject. The Breton has been in office since June 2011 and is the twelfth the man to exercise this function; the first was Jules Rimet in 1919.

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The centenarian body organize, supervise, regulate the practice of amateur and high-level footballits financing and the training of players and coaches throughout the territory “. She is the subject of a public service delegation contract. she counts 2.12 million licensees, including 1.8 professionals. It is, of course, the largest French sports federationfar ahead of the others (which do not exceed a million).

The FFF has just announced a positive net result of €900,000 and gave 104.2 million (38% of his charges) to amateur football.
The French teams are his showcase but he also managesand arbitration, relations with international bodies (UEFA and FIFA) or the professional women’s soccer – men’s professional football is the business of the Professional Football League (LFP), under his authority. The FFF is administered by thefederal assembly, the executive committee and the high authority. According to a 63-37% vote split between fans and professionals, the first body elects the other two every four years (thus the president of the 3F, who leads a list). But the system is such that it favors the friendship that the democratic transparency.

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Source : Le JDD

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