Tag: Criminal investigation

PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi was found not guilty after the FIFA media rights investigation

Nasser Al-Khelaifi, the president of PSG, has been exonerated of corruption by a Swiss appeals court. Despite being found guilty of receiving bribes and fabricating papers in a different instance, former Fifa Secretary General Jerome Valcke was also exonerated of the same accusation. 61-year-old Valcke received a suspended 11-month prison term and a 20,000 Swiss […]

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FA is Investigating Arsenal’s Yellow Card In The English Premier League Due To Suspecious Betting Patterns

The Football Association is looking into a yellow card issued to an Arsenal player during a Premier League game this season, amid concerns about suspicious betting trends. According to The Athletic, a bookmaker notified the FA that an extraordinary amount of money was bet on the player receiving a booking during a league match. The […]

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FIFA president Gianni Infantino could be probed over his private jet trip in 2017

FIFA President Gianni Infantino is not free from legal battles yet despite the fact that FIFA ethics committee has cleared him of the criminal charges against him. Earlier today, December 10, a Swiss special prosecutor, Stefan Keller, confirmed that the 50-year-old football administrator has been dragged before Swiss federal prosecutor’s office in order to be […]

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Diego Maradona’s doctor, Leopoldo Luque, is under investigation for the alleged murder of Maradona

Investigators in Argentina stormed the house of Diego Maradona‘s doctor Leopoldo Luque in search of evidence to prove that the late Argentine football icon was murdered. Maradona died on Wednesday, November 25, less than two weeks after surviving a brain surgery to treat blood clots. Before then, he had suffered a couple of medical complications […]

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Michel Platini is answering questions in Switzerland over $2 million payment from FIFA

Former President of UEFA, Michel Platini, has gotten into fresh troubles as he is currently in Switzerland to answer questions related to the $2 million payment he received from FIFA in 2011. The 65-year-old former captain of France national team arrived in Switzerland on Monday morning to attend to Swiss prosecutor that has resurrected Platini’s […]

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Criminal investigation: Facts will emerge – Fifa President Gianni Infantino

Fifa president Gianni Infantino is hoping that the facts surrounding a criminal investigation instituted against him will emerge. The investigation was following anonymous complaints about his meeting with Switzerland’s Attorney General, Michael Lauber. Prosecutors in Switzerland began the investigation last week. Both men had denied any wrongdoing. Infantino, in a letter to the football governing […]

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