Zapping Onze Mondial The calendar of the blues for the 2022 World Cup It’s a victory that should blow Nasser Al-Khelaïfi and Paris Saint-Germain. As in the first instance, the boss of the capital club was acquitted by the prosecution in the corruption case for obtaining the TV rights for the 2026 and 2030 World Cups from BeIn Media Group. The Swiss justice has decided and the leader is getting away with it without conviction. This was already the case in October 2020 during the first instance.Nasser acquitted“Today’s verdict is completely justified. fundamentals and the law – our client has, once again, been fully and completely exonerated. Years of baseless allegations, sham accusations and relentless slander have been proven to be completely and utterly unfounded – twice.” explained his lawyer, Maître Bonnant, in remarks reported by RMC Sport. Jérôme Valcke condemned However, the sanction was not the same for the two other defendants, Jérôme Valcke (former number 2 of FIFA), who receives 11 months suspended prison sentence and a fine. As a reminder, justice suspected Valcke of having received benefits from Nasser for the allocation of the rights of the Worlds to beIN: between 1.4 million and 2.3 million euros, i.e. “the exclusive use of Villa Bianca” from March 2014 to September 2015, as well as a reimbursement of 500,000 euros after payment of a deposit for the villa in question, as the radio stated. Nasser will be able to breathe, PSG and beIN too. To sum up The president of Paris Saint-Germain has been acquitted in the case of the award of TV rights for the 2026 and 2030 World Cup for beIN Media Group. Jérôme Valcke has for his part been sentenced by the Swiss courts.
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