ASIAdocument.write(“” + m[today.getMonth()+1]+ ” “+ today.getDate()+”, ” + theYear + ” “);HOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperChina Daily Global PDFChina Daily Global E-paperSports / SoccerSoccerBasketballVolleyballTennisGolfTrack & FieldSwimmingMotorChinaStarsEditors Pick:Brazil World Cup-winning captain Carlos Alberto diesLippi to be coach of Chinas national team: reportRio 2016 Olympic GamesSilk Way RallyKobe BryantJust in:China beats Germany 7-4 in mens curling Olympic qualification10:31Gremio facing uphill battle in FIFA Club World Cup: coach10:12Spanish coach Lillo parts ways with Atletico Nacional09:59Bayern beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in UEFA Champions League09:23Guoan swoops for Lucas08:41NBAs Shoemaker ending China stint08:41Russia banned from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics07:58David Shoemaker to step down after seven years as NBA China CEO14:46Former Jiangsu Suning striker Jo voted best player in Brazil10:42Paraguay part ways with coach Arce10:28new srcMarquee(“ScrollMe”,0,1,808,30,30,3000,3000,30)Three Argentinians involved in FIFA scandal(Xinhua) Updated:2015-05-28 09:56Comments Print Mail Large Medium SmallFBI agents bring out boxes after an operation inside the CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football) offices in Miami Beach, Florida May 27, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]BUENOS AIRES — Three Argentinian businessmen appeared to be involved in the FIFA scandal investigated by the United States Department of Justice for accusations of corruption.The men involved are Alejandro Burzaco, CEO of Torneos y Competencias, and brothers Hugo and Mariano Jinkis, owners of Full Play, in charge of sports marketing for FIFA (International Federation of Association Football), said local media on Wednesday.The investigation is led by US Attorneys Office of the Eastern District of New York and thus far has 14 defendants: nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives.According to the US Department of Justice, seven FIFA officials were arrested in Zurich this Wednesday at the request of the United States, among which were vice-presidents Eugenio Figueredo (Uruguay) and Nicolas Leoz (Paraguay), the latter is the former President of South American Confederation of Football (CONMEBOL).Among accusations are awarding the seat of the World Cup tournament and the broadcasting rights, for which they would have allegedly committed fraud, mismanagement and money laundering.Up until 17:30 local time (20:30 GMT), Argentinian football authorities had publicly addressed this issue.8.03KRelated StoriesTop soccer officials held in dawn raid as US corruption inquiry rocks FIFAEx-FIFA VP Warner surrenders, 12 schemes outlined by prosecutorsLatin American soccer fans cheer FIFA corruption sweepFIFA says Blatter to seek 5th term despite arrestsPhotoPyeongchang Winter Olympics torch relay kicks offTokyo marks 1,000 days until 2020 Olympic GamesFed Express eclipses his old foe Rafa againChinese sprinter Su Bingtian and wife hold wedding ceremony in hometownLi Na tastes local delicacy during WTA Wuhan OpenPlayer party held for 2017 WTA Wuhan OpenMost PopularWhats HotUndeterred by arrests, soccer boss Blatter plots another great escapeHighlightsLeBron leads Cavs sweep of Hawks to reach NBA FinalsNadal, Djokovic sail on, Bouchard ousted at Roland GarrosCurry suffers injury scare as Rockets avoid sweepSharapova booed after win, China suffer duo blows at Roland GarrosSpecialLi Na retires from tennis17th Asian GamesUS OpenNanjing Youth Olympics…| About China Daily | Advertise on Site | Contact Us | Job Offer | Expat Employment |Copyright 1995 -var oTime = new Date();
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