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French football authority elects its first woman boss

Nathalie Boy De La Tour, 48, was elected president of the French Professional Football League, the governing body of professional football in France, in a surprise result that was hailed by sport and political figures. 

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Nathalie Boy De La Tour became the first female president of one of European football’s big leagues when she took over the French Professional Football League (LFP) on a four-year term on Friday, reports World Soccer Talk.

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