It continues to develop the scandal surrounding the International Football Federation (FIFA). After a certain calm to the official statement made by the Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber. According to him, all those who could be involved in a corruption case organizations will be summoned for questioning. In particular, it falls under, and yet the current president of FIFA - Blatter Yozey.
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"All the relevant people will be invited for questioning. This does not exclude the President or the Secretary General of FIFA, "- quoted Lauber TASS.
Recall that the scandal erupted just days before the next FIFA Congress, which was held in late May. Then, on the eve of presidential elections in the organization, the Swiss police arrested several senior football officials, who were accused of corruption.
Despite this, Blatter was re-elected for his 5th term, but after 4 days after the election, decided to resign.
Swiss authorities continue to investigate corruption-related organization. More recently, former functionary of the FIFA Chuck Blazer confessed to that received bribes with his colleagues in the election of host countries 1998 World Cup and 2010 World Cup. According to him, since 2004, they have received more than $ 10 million.