EX-FIFA exec Warner ordered by judge to pay $79 million

US District Court docket Choose William Kuntz issued the ruling by default after Warner didn’t on Tuesday contest a 2017 civil swimsuit claiming he embezzled hundreds of thousands of {dollars} from the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Affiliation Soccer (CONCACAF).

Warner was accused of taking kickbacks from media rights offers for CONCACAF occasions and taking bribes regrding FIFA votes for internet hosting the 2010 World Cup that was awarded to South Africa.

ALSO READ:  Sarri fears Chelsea ban will ruin title hopes

CONCACAF intends to pursue Warner’s property to get better damages, in line with an lawyer.

The 76-year-old resides in his dwelling nation of Trinidad and Tobago whereas the US pursues extradition.

ALSO READ:  Atletico sign Llorente from Real Madrid

Warner, who has denied any wrongdoing, was issued a life ban from nationwide and worldwide soccer in 2015 by FIFA’s ethics committee.


Supply hyperlink
https://www.sport24.co.za/Soccer/International/ex-fifa-exec-warner-ordered-by-judge-to-pay-79-million-20190711

Updated: July 11, 2019 — 5:17 pm