The fall of the house of FIFA : the multimillion-dollar corruption at the heart of global soccer

ISBN: 
9781568585963
Author: 
Conn, David, 1965- author.
Publisher: 
Nation Books
Physical description: 
328 pages ; 25 cm
Publishing date: 
June 20, 2017
Book Description: 

When Sepp Blatter joined FIFA in 1975 it had just twelve employees. Forty years later, the FBI have accused fourteen executives of forty-seven counts of money laundering, racketeering and tax evasion linked to kickbacks. This book tells the story of how football got big, how FIFA got corrupt and what this means for soccer fans around the world.

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