According to The worldinspectors in charge of an audit of the French Football Federation (FFF) issued a report concerning a possible “ sexist outrage “committed by Noël Le Graët, already “withdrawn” Wednesday, January 11 from the presidency of the federation.
It was after having collected the testimony of Sonia Souid, agent of several French international players, that the auditors made a report to the public prosecutor of Paris, according to The world. In her columns, the Minister of Sports also confirms that she has been informed of this report decided by the General Inspectorate for Education, Sport and Research (IGESR) “ because of a body of concordant elements on facts likely to take on a criminal qualification “, note Amelie Oudea-Castea.
This week, agent Sonia Souid denounced in the press the behavior of Noël Le Graët. She had notably told that the president of the FFF had “ said face-to-face, in his apartment, very clearly, that if [elle] wanted him [l]help, we had to go to the pan “. Referring to her past professional relationship with the boss of French football, she explains that she had the feeling ” that each time, the only thing that interests him, and I apologize for speaking vulgarly, are my two breasts and my ass “.
No judicial inquiry yet
It is up to the prosecutor to decide whether or not to open an investigation. Leader “ sexist contempt refers to statements or behavior with a sexual or sexist connotation that undermines a person’s dignity or exposes them to a distressing situation. An offense punishable by a fine of up to 750 euros.
“ At this stage, I know neither the facts of which I am accused nor the people who are behind them. “, reacted Noël Le Graët to AFP, while deploring that such information is published before he himself has access to the provisional report of the inspectors and can make his observations.
► To read also: A survey of the magazine SoFoot overwhelms the executives of the FFF