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.
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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