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  1. Chuck Blazer

    FIFA Official Admits to Bribe-Taking

    The dominos are starting to fall. American FIFA official Chuck Blazer has admitted to taking bribes related to the hosting locations of the 2010 and 1998 World Cups, and says others on the decision-making committee took bribes as well. Blazer cooperated in the face of a potential 20-year prison sentence, following the news that FIFA president Sepp Blatter, 79, who stepped down yesterday, will reportedly be investigated by the U.S. Officials are working with other cooperating witnesses and expect more collaboration as FIFA’s infrastructure of corruption is revealed piece by piece. 

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