Infantino FIFA President Faces Criminal Proceedings In Switzerland

55


Criminal proceedings against FIFA president Gianni Infantino have been launched in Switzerland, Sky Sports reports.

A special prosecutor was appointed this month to investigate dealings between Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber and Infantino.

Lauber offered to resign last week after a court concluded he covered up a meeting with the FIFA president and lied to supervisors while his office probed corruption surrounding football’s governing body.

Also Read: INTERVIEW – Osimhen’s Dismissed Agent, Czajka: ‘I Will Go To The End To Get Justice’

But the authority overseeing Switzerland’s federal prosecutors announced on Thursday that special prosecutor Stefan Keller – who also requested permission to begin proceedings against the attorney general – had found indications of criminal conduct related to the meetings.

Both the accused have previously denied any wrongdoing

Infantino became FIFA president in…



Source: Complete Sports