Sepp Blatter, 2 Others Awarded Themselves £55m – FIFA

World Football governing body, FIFA has made fresh allegations against disgraced former President and former Secretary General as well as a former finance director.

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter

Sepp Blatter who was at the helm of affairs at FIFA for decades as well as Jerome Valcke and Markus Kattner are the three men alleged to have awarded sums estimated at £55m to themselves.

Suspended FIFA General secretary Jerome Valcke
Suspended FIFA General secretary Jerome Valcke

After decades of allegations, Sepp Blatter was eventually suspended for 6 while Valcke was suspended for 12 years years in 2015 after a raid by Swiss officials on the FIFA headquarters. Himself and the two others have been accused of enriching themselves at the expense of the organization through unapproved salary increases and bonuses.

Former finance director at FIFA, Markus Kattner
Former finance director at FIFA, Markus Kattner

 

 

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