FIFA executives seem determined to improve the organization and overhaul its structure. Some proposals for reforms have already been made: a maximum 12-year-term for future presidents and an age limit of 74 for the president and executives.
A former FIFA vice president for South America and the Brazilian head of the 2014 World Cup have been found guilty of racketeering. The seven-week trial exposed corruption at the heart of soccer's ruling body.
The German FA has said it will fight an order to pay millions of euros in back taxes. The case is related to the scandal surrounding Germany's successful bid to host the 2006 World Cup.
A former judge and soccer official from Guatemala has been ordered to serve eight months in prison for accepting bribes. Hector Trujillo is the first to be sentenced in the US in the corruption scandal engulfing FIFA.
FIFA has been forced into releasing the Garcia report after parts of it were leaked. German newspaper "Bild" acquired the report of former FIFA investigator Michael Garcia, who was investigating possible corruption.
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