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Ex-Brazil Soccer Boss Asked About Bribe Money, Jury Hears

Law360, New York (December 5, 2017, 8:57 PM EST) -- The former president of the Brazilian soccer federation asked the founder of sports marketing company Traffic Group to check on when he would receive apparent bribe payments related to the sale of marketing rights for certain years of the Copa do Brasil tournament, the Traffic founder testified Tuesday in the ongoing FIFA corruption case in Brooklyn.

On his second day on the stand, Jose Hawilla testified for the government that former Brazilian soccer federation President Jose Maria Marin, one of the three former South American soccer...
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