Olympics: FIFA’s Infantino proposed as IOC member, but not Coe – Bach

Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) attends a new conference after an Executive Board meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino has been proposed for International Olympic Committee membership, but World Athletics head Sebastian Coe will have to wait due to a conflict of interest, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Thursday. FIFA and World Athletics, the governing bodies of two of the biggest sports in the Olympics, […]

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