Football Freedom (2003) – Iraq may be free of Saddam Hussein, but better still for Iraq’s athletes, the Olympic Committee is free from his son Uday.
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The IOC was really just a front for Uday’s less sporting activities – imprisonment and torture. Even the country’s best footballer, Ahmed Rahdi, went to jail three times because he had played poorly. Now Uday’s gone, the future of Iraqi sport looks rosier.
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ABC Australia – Ref. 1650