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FIFA gives lifetime suspension to two Honduran officials

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FIFA gives lifetime suspension to two Honduran officials

The FIFA has Monday, the Honduran officials Rafael Callejas and Alfredo Hawit lifelong excluded from all football-related activities.

The duo has been guilty of fraud and corruption, concluded the ethical committee of the wereldvoetbalbond.

Both Hondurans took bribes of sportmarketingbedrijven so that companies with the tv rights received from the world cup qualifiers.

The 72-year-old Callejas is a former president of the Honduran football association and a former member of the FIFA committee about marketing and tv rights went.

Hawit is also a former president of the Honduran football federation. He was in the past also president of the CONCACAF, the overarching bond of North and Middle America, and vice-president of the FIFA.

The 65-year-old Hawit at the end of december 2015 arrested by the Swiss authorities at the Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich. Five months later, he confessed guilt in a court in Brooklyn. Callejas had at the end of march even though debt is known.

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