“Football Leaks investigative project continues.
This is a cross-border investigation into how the secret deals of club officials, leading associations, agents, investors and players have corrupted the most popular sport in the world.
Continues revelations are based on research into more then 70 million documents totalling 3.4 terabytes of data. The data extends to the year 2018.
Recent work was undertaken by the network European Investigative Collaborations (EIC) and its partners, which has brought together 15 media and almost 80 journalists from 13 countries, publishing in 11 languages across Europe.
Follow #FootballLeaks and @EICnetwork to keep up with the stories over the next days.
We will also upload all of our stories below, published in different languages by different media organizations.”
A new wave of football revelations has begun…
EP Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering looks into “epidemic” tax evasion in football
MEPs question sector on possible “corrupt system”
Hearing prompted by “Football Leaks” website
Die Enthüllungsplattform “Football-Leaks” hat dem SPIEGEL brisantes Material überlassen. SPIEGEL TV hat die Recherchen der Reporter von Anfang an begleitet. Die Geschichte einer forensischen Recherche, erzählt von Roman Lehberger und David Walden.
“The largest leak in the history of sports reveals murky financial transactions in the world of European professional football and exposes the tax tricks employed by some of the Continent’s biggest stars.