3 Things To Watch Out For In The FIFA Corruption Case
By Zachary Zagger (July 28, 2015, 1:54 PM EDT) -- FIFA was turned on its head after U.S. authorities unveiled a massive corruption case alleging several of the international soccer governing body's high-level officials had taken more than $150 million in bribes. But the fallout from the wide-ranging investigation has only just begun.
The case validates years of suspicions and allegations of corruption within FIFA that have plagued the administration of longtime President Joseph "Sepp" Blatter since he took over in 1998, coming to a head following the highly scrutinized selection of Russia and Qatar as hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, respectively.
But with extraditions of the arrested officials...
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