A new wave of football revelations has begun…
Let‘s not forget the journalists currently jailed #FreeDeniz #FreeWaLone #FreeKyawSoeOo and the brave whistleblowers #PanamaPapers #ParadisePapers #FootballLeaks #Laundromat @snowden who risked much to make the world a better place. Merry Christmas to all of you. Stay safe!
— Frederik Obermaier (@f_obermaier) December 24, 2017
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.
After 7 months of hard research using some of our data, Der Spiegel and the European Investigative Collaborations (EIC), together with The Sunday Times (UK) and Expresso (Portugal) are starting to publish their stories.
It’s good to be back. Enjoy the weekend…
We decided to take a break. You can all find the reasons next May 6 on Der Spiegel.