Thursday, 12 October 2017

PSG President Al-Khelaifi Being Investigated Over World Cup Bribery

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi is facing bribery charges over the award of World Cup television rights by FIFA.
Al-Khelafi, the man who paid N90.6 billion to sign Neymar from Barcelona, has been charged by police in Switzerland who have been investigating football's governing body.

The businessman has been accused of bribing individuals to secure the lucrative broadcast rights for World Cups finals tournaments.
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FIFA's former secretary general Jerome Valcke has also been hit with charges, alleging he took bribes to influence the outcome of the bidding rights auction.

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