2 Jun 2015

The Qatari plot to buy the world cup

From Nine To Noon, 10:06 am on 2 June 2015

Award winning investigative journalist Heidi Blake on her book The Ugly Game - The Qatari Plot to buy the World CupThe book is based on a cache of hundreds of millions of documents from a FIFA whistleblower. They reveal that Mohamed bin Hammam, the Qatari member of the FIFA executive when the organisation choose Qatar, had paid bribes on an almost industrial scale to football officials round the world in the years leading up to the vote.