"IT is the greatest sporting scandal in the history of this country."
The money would have been better spent on grass roots "football'.And it's a folly aimed purely at the gratification of a few egos that cost Australian taxpayers $45 million.
The World Cup soccer bid for 2022 ended as many outside the sport had predicted. Australia got only a single vote to be eliminated in the first round, well short of the smug predictions.
Frank Lowy should fall on his sword and retire, he is 80 years old.