RIO DE JANEIRO - Football's powerful governing body came under renewed scrutiny after a Brazilian police chief said Thursday a Fifa member provided thousands of World Cup tickets sold illegally at games for millions of dollars.
Football's powerful governing body has come under renewed scrutiny after a Brazilian police chief said a FIFA member provided thousands of World Cup tickets sold illegally at games for millions of dollars
Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from FIFA" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, had channelled the tickets onto the black market.
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