FIFA investigators are seeking a nine-year ban for ex-secretary general Jerome Valcke

Blatter, 79, has been banned from soccer for eight years and is the target of a criminal investigation by Switzerland’s attorney general. As part of their investigation, Swiss prosecutors reviewed Valcke’s emails. The allegations of involvement in a black market ticket scam came from emails sent to the British press by Israeli former professional footballer Benny Alon.

Valcke’s potential downfall is the latest in world soccer, hit by an unprecedented series of scandals that have sparked demand for major reform across the globe.

Pages 1 2

Leave a Reply