Aussies probe payment made over 2022 bid

Australian police said on Thursday they are investigating corruption claims surrounding Australiaand’s failed bid for the 2022 World Cup, and they involve former FIFA vice president Jack Warner of Trinidad and Tobago.
Senator Nick Xenophon was among those who asked the police to investigate the claims after FFA Chairman Frank Lowy defended his groupand’s payment of 500,000 Australian dollars to the CONCACAF in North America.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman