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Fifa denies that Blatter's aide approved US$10m payment

It says former finance chief who died last year authorised payment to Jack Warner, who faces US corruption charges
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 05:50
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A Fifa statement said that Mr Valcke (above), secretary general of the world football body, was not involved in the "initiation, approval and implementation" of the money transfer.

Zurich

FIFA on Tuesday admitted that it had processed a US$10 million payment from South Africa to a disgraced football official but denied that the world body's secretary general Jerome Valcke was involved.

Fifa said that a former finance committee chief who died last year,