Michel Platini – Former UEFA President taken into custody on Tuesday for corruption investigation regarding upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022.
French financial prosecutor’s spokesperson said, “The former UEFA President has been brought in the reason for questioning but till now he has not been arrested or charged with a crime”.
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CNN reported , ” Earlier Michel Platini was facing a 4-year ban from the sport since 2015, over a suspicious $2 million payment he received from the FIFA.
“FIFA is aware about today’s press reports concerning former president Michel Platini. We peoples don’t have all the details about the corruption and we are not in the position to comment anymore.
If needed Michel Platini should taken into custody again and raises questions over the decision of hosting the World Cup in Qatar.
In the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be held in host of Qatar from 21st November and 18th December 2022. Across 8 locations in Qatar is decided to play this tournament.