The Fall of the House of Fifa

  • Title: The Fall of the House of Fifa
  • Author: David Conn
  • ISBN: 9780224100458
  • Page: 441
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Fall of the House of Fifa Fifa was founded in to unite the football playing world its first congress stating that no person should be allowed to arrange matches for personal profit A little over a century later a judge
    Fifa was founded in 1904 to unite the football playing world, its first congress stating that no person should be allowed to arrange matches for personal profit A little over a century later, a judge in a Brooklyn courtroom called Fifa a Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organisation RICO enterprise a term originally coined for the mafia.For forty years Joao HavelanFifa was founded in 1904 to unite the football playing world, its first congress stating that no person should be allowed to arrange matches for personal profit A little over a century later, a judge in a Brooklyn courtroom called Fifa a Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organisation RICO enterprise a term originally coined for the mafia.For forty years Joao Havelange and then Sepp Blatter presided over a Fifa now plagued with scandal dawn raids, FBI investigations, allegations of money laundering, industrial scale bribery, racketeering, tax evasion, vote buying and theft Now David Conn, football s most respected investigative journalist, chronicles the extraordinary history and staggering scale of corruption He paints revealing portraits of the men at the centre of Fifa the power brokers, the indicted, the legends like Franz Beckenbauer and Michel Platini and puts the allegations to Blatter himself in an extended interview.The Fall of the House of Fifa is the definitive story of Fifa s rise and the most spectacular fall sport has ever seen.

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