Exec Says Fox Sports, Televisa Paid Bribes At FIFA Trial

Law360, New York (November 14, 2017, 3:17 PM EST) -- An Argentine sports marketing executive testified that Fox Sports and Mexico’s Grupo Televisa both paid bribes for soccer television rights, his attorney said, as the U.S. government’s FIFA corruption trial in New York federal court heated up further Tuesday.

Alejandro Burzaco, formerly the controlling principal of sports marketing company Torneos y Competencias SA, made his accusations as a witness for the federal government, his attorney, Sean P. Casey of Walden Macht & Haran LLP, told Law360 on Tuesday.

Burzaco gave the testimony during the first trial...
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