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Swiss authorities clear Joseph Blatter and Platini of corruption charges

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Swiss justice has acquitted former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and former UEFA president Michel Platini of corruption.
Sharjah 24-Asaad Khalil:

Swiss justice has acquitted former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and former UEFA president Michel Platini of corruption.

The former French president of the European Football Association, Michel Platini, and the former president of the Swiss International Federation, Joseph Blatter, are reportedly on trial for fraud; Against the background of defrauding the International Federation of the Game, by obtaining an unjustified compensation of approximately 1.8 million euros.

The Swiss prosecutor had demanded a prison term of one year and eight months, with a reprieve for Platini.

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