The organizing Committee “Russia-2018” in the choice of the host country of the 2018 world Cup considered the possibility of bribing FIFA officials.
Telegram.-a channel Black Mirror found in the hacked correspondence of the former head of the Department of culture of Moscow Sergey Kapkov evidence of possible bribery of functionaries of the International football Federation (FIFA) with the aim of obtaining of the Russian Federation of the right to host the 2018 world Cup.
On Tuesday, 29 October, published, among others, dated March 15, 2010 letter from the Deputy Director of the organizing Committee “Russia-2018” Alexander Jorjadze, which contains a dossier on every member of the FIFA Executive Committee.
In the file, which was contained in the newsletter, were personal information about the members of the FIFA Executive Committee and possible methods of influence on them to achieve their favor before selecting the host country for the world Cup.
So, the document says that the voice of Franz Beckenbauer , you can get a “generous compensation Advisory services,” an Advisor that is estimated at 3 million euros and 1.5 million euros in case of victory of the Russian application.
To achieve inclination of Michel Platini , you can through “effect on a powerful commercial partners of UEFA”. For Joseph Blatter to effect through his nephew, the company which owns the TV rights of FIFA. The voice of the Briton Jeff Thompson , you can get valuable gifts to his wife and to go to the American Chuck blazer through Roman Abramovich. The voices of other members of the FIFA Executive Committee is invited to get a simple bribery, in some cases direct.
In another letter the emphasis on the fact that “it is necessary to establish contact with the Trustees of the members of the Executive Committee, and determine in the Russian business-elite persons whose commercial interests overlap with the interests of the members of the Executive Committee, as some of them are big businessmen”.
The world Cup 2018 in Russia21 th world Cup was held in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018. The world Cup was held in 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities. This is the first world Cup, which used a system VAR. The victory was celebrated by the French team, who beat in the final the national team of Croatia (4:2).