Red Card: How the U.S. Blew the Whistle on the World’s Biggest Sports Scandal
The FIFA case began small, boosted by an IRS agent's review of an American soccer official's tax returns. That humble investigation led to a huge worldwide corruption scandal that crossed continents and reached the highest levels of the sport.Chart of FIFA's organization. Cast of characters. Source notes. Bibliography. Index. Black-and-white photo insert.
JLG Release: Oct 2018
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9" x 6"
Level 9.7; Points: 21;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 12.9; Points: 24;
Simon & Schuster
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Crime: General, Language: Strong Language
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Chuck Blazer (1945–2017), Corruption, Soccer, Criminal investigation, Internal Revenue Service (IRS),