Arrests made involving corruption probe that appears to go all the way back to the 1990’s. Only in soccer could anything be so serious — and treated as such.
(AP – AOL)”The indictment alleges corruption that is rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted both abroad and here in the United States,” Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch said in the statement. “It spans at least two generations of soccer officials who, as alleged, have abused their positions of trust to acquire millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks.”
14 indicted in total: 9 soccer officials, 4 in sports marketing, 1 in sports broadcasting.
Gee, I wonder if anything will turn up that ties to Bill Clinton in any way? Well, odds on that are slim. Rather than World Cup it sounds more like World Corruption scandal.
And people wonder whatever could make folks leery about world government, or globalism? Gee, I wonder? “Goal…!”