Tens of millions of dollars untraceable, financial irregularities… A report on the CAF, revealed by New York Times, splashes the leaders of African football, already in turmoil.
“This is disturbing information” who portray “A dark face” of the governing body of African football, writes the New york times. The American daily had access to the summary of the report that the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) ordered from the independent cabinet PwC. Fifty-five pages which “Suggest that tens of millions of dollars have been misappropriated” by the African Football Confederation (CAF).
“Between 2015 and 2018, FIFA paid $ 51 million [environ 46,5 millions d’euros] to the governing body of African football and that since around 24 million [21,9 millions d’euros] of this amount have been disbursed. The audit found that only five payments, totaling approximately $ 1.6 million [1,46 million d’euros], had supporting documents showing why the money was