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FIFA planning to sue former officials

FIFA have announced plans to sue some of its most senior former officials for damages of “tens of millions of dollars”.

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The revelation has been made following the filing of legal papers in New York, in which it is claimed that 41 ex-officials and marketing executives took bribes and stole money from the governing body.

 

Those accused include high-profile names such as Jack Warner, Jeffrey Webb and Chuck Blazer.

The papers also suggest that South Africa paid around £7m in bribes to win the right to host the 2010 World Cup.

It is believed that FIFA are looking to reclaim around £135m in total.

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Ajike is one of Nigeria's top Sportscasters with over 15 years of experience in writing and talking Sports.

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