Featured Matches
Previous
St Patricks
Legia Warsaw
Jul 23, 2014 6:45 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
San Jose
Chicago
Jul 23, 2014 2:30 AM GMT
Game Details
FC Zürich
FC Thun
Jul 23, 2014 5:45 PM GMT
Game Details
San Lorenzo
Bolívar
Jul 23, 2014 10:45 PM GMT
Leg 1
Game Details
Arsenal de Sarandí
Instituto de Córdoba
Jul 23, 2014 9:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Washington Spirit
Portland Thorns FC
Jul 23, 2014 11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Sutjeska
Sheriff Tiraspol
0
3
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 5
Game Details
F91 Dudelange
Ludogorets Razgrad
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 5
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Sparta Prague
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 8
Game Details
FK Qarabag
Valletta
4
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
Maccabi Tel-Aviv
Santa Coloma
2
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 3 - 0
Game Details
T.N.S.
Slovan Bratislava
0
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 3
Game Details
HB Torshavn
Partizan Belgrade
1
3
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 6
Game Details
Skenderbeu
BATE Borisov
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
VMFD Zalgiris
Dinamo Zagreb
0
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 4
Game Details
Debrecen
Cliftonville
2
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 2 - 0
Game Details
Celtic
KR Reykjavik
4
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
Zeljeznicar Sarajevo
Metalurg
2
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 2 - 2
Game Details
Sarpsborg FK
Aalesund
3
2
FT
Game Details
Nacional
Defensor Sporting
2
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Olimpo de Bahía Blanca
Atletico Rafaela
(2) 0
(4) 0
FT
Game Details
Figueirense FC
Bragantino
(3) 2
(4) 1
FT-Pens
Leg 2. Aggregate: 3 - 3
Game Details
Icasa
Portuguesa de Desportos
2
0
FT
Game Details
Goianiense
Oeste
4
2
FT
Game Details
Next
Jul 11, 2012

Ex-FIFA duo took bribes

Court documents have revealed that former FIFA president Joao Havelange and executive committee member Ricardo Teixeira were paid millions of pounds in bribes by collapsed marketing company ISL.

• Havelange resigns from IOC
• Teixeira leaves FIFA

The report, published by FIFA on Wednesday, stated that Havelange was paid at least 1.5 million Swiss francs (£1 million) and Teixeira at least 12.74 million Swiss francs (£8.37 million), and that the pair may have received as much as 21.9 million Swiss francs (£14.4 million).

FIFA agreed to pay compensation of 2.5million Swiss francs (£1.64 million) on the condition that criminal proceedings against the pair were dropped. It suggests that current FIFA president Sepp Blatter would have been aware of at least one bribe paid to Havelange.

The report states: "The finding that FIFA had knowledge of the bribery payments to persons within its organs is not questioned.

"This is firstly because various members of the executive committee had received money, and furthermore, among other things, it was confirmed by the former chief financial officer of FIFA as a witness that a certain payment made to Joao Havelange... amounting to CHF1m was mistakenly directly transferred to a FIFA account; not only the CFO had knowledge of this, but also, among others, P1 would also have known about it."

Havelange, 96, served as FIFA president between 1974 and 1998 and remains honorary president of the governing body, and he was also part of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for almost four decades. Former Brazilian Football Confederation president Teixeira, 65, left the FIFA Executive Committee earlier this year.

The Brazilian duo are the only FIFA officials named in the report, with the identities of other members kept anonymous. It has, however, been confirmed that Blatter did not accept any bribes from ISL.

The report continues: "This announcement was part of a process of reforms launched at the FIFA Congress in June 2011, the roadmap for which was approved by the FIFA executive committee on 21 October 2011.

"The decision of the Swiss Federal Court also confirms that only two foreign officials will be named as part of the process and that, as previously communicated by the Prosecutor of Zug in June 2010, the FIFA president is not involved in the case ('no Swiss person involved')."

The revelations come after Switzerland's Supreme Court ruled that the details of the case should be made available to the media.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.