FIFA has own intelligence service against corruption and organised crime syndicates.
Europe Security News. Chris Eaton is the FIFA Director of Security
Corruption in Sports is no news, specially if it has to do with illegal gambling or overpriced tickets. In the last weeks, Italy is experiencing a scandal involving football, illegal bets and entrance tickets. In tha sense , and on a world basis, Fifa is liaising with informers inside organised crime syndicates to prevent match-fixing and betting plots.
World Cup qualifiers between nations unlikely to reach Brazil 2014 are believed to be at the greatest risk.
Up to 50 active national investigations, involving a quarter of Fifa’s member associations, are currently ongoing.
“That’s frightening,” said Fifa security director Chris Eaton. “Let’s…READ MORE HERE