FIFA bans three more former football officials

By Caribbean News Now contributor

ZURICH, Switzerland — The adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s independent Ethics Committee has banned three more individuals for life from all football-related activities: Aaron Davidson, former board chairman of the North American Soccer League (NASL) and former president of Traffic Sports USA, a sports marketing company; Costas Takkas, a former CONCACAF official and attaché to the former CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb; and Miguel Trujillo, a former FIFA match agent and owner of sports consulting companies.

On October 20, 2016, Davidson pleaded guilty in US federal court to one count of racketeering conspiracy and one count of wire fraud. His guilty plea related, amongst others, to schemes in which he offered bribes in exchange for securing…

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