FIFA corruption probe reveals footy official demanded audience with the Queen in exchange for World Cup vote as Prince William and David Cameron are also dragged into fiasco
The explosive report claims a South American soccer chief also asked FA bosses for a knighthood as England desperately tried to land the 2018 tournament.
The document, headed by independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia, details the unscrupulous nature of the bidding processes for both the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
In an astonishing revelation, it has emerged that chiefs from England’s Football Association allegedly talked to a greedy world soccer official about granting him an audience with the Queen.
It is claimed the President of the South American Football Confederation Nicolas Leoz also requested an honorary knighthood at the meeting in 2009. Read in full from source.