John Whittingdale, Conservative MP for Maldon and Chair of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee, moved a debate in Westminster Hall on Thursday 9 February on football governance
Minister of State for Sport and the Olympics, Hugh Robertson, responded in the debate on behalf of the Government. Watch and read the view expressed by MPs during the debate on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard.
Culture, Media and Sport Committee reports
The debate follows the publication by the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee of a report into Football Governance and the Government's Response.
Westminster Hall debates
Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.