FIFA ethics panel opens proceedings against Brazil’s Del Nero

Published 12/03/2015, 6:30 AM EST
President of Brazilian Soccer Confederation (CBF) Marco Polo Del Nero arrives for a news conference after the announcement of the players for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 22, 2015. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes/Files

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics committee has opened formal proceedings against Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) President Marco Polo del Nero, a spokesman said on Thursday.

The spokesman for the ethics panel said that proceedings were opened on Nov. 23. Del Nero quit his position on FIFA’s executive committee on Nov. 26.

(Reporting by Brian Homewood, Editing by Michael Shields)

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