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The Recent Updates about the FIFA Player Release Rule: The Creation of the "Club Protection Programme"

@inproceedings{Taricone2012TheRU,
  title={The Recent Updates about the FIFA Player Release Rule: The Creation of the "Club Protection Programme"},
  author={Francesco Taricone},
  year={2012}
}
In the last edition of the International Sports Law Journal an article was published on the legitimacy of the so-called "FIFA Player Release Rule". (1) Recently, there have been important developments which should be mentioned in order to evaluate how FIFA and Clubs are evolving their positions. In the recent congress held in Budapest (May 2012), (2) FIFA approved the creation of a worldwide player insurance programme called "FIFA Club Protection Programme" on behalf of the member associations… CONTINUE READING