Billie Jean King Urges Gianni Infantino to Hire Women at FIFA

Billie Jean King made her bid to ensure Fifa hire more women. “No pressure, but the world is counting on you,” King told newly-elected president, Gianni Infantino, who was sitting in the front row as the long-time equal rights activist addressed a women’s soccer leadership conference. King suggested “three concrete steps” for FIFA to take: one-third of management hires should be women; appoint a CEO-like secretary general with “a proven track record of supporting gender equality”; appoint staff to create a commercial strategy for women’s soccer.

Posted: 03/08/2016    Click here to read the full article

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