The misdeeds of a sprawling financial empire
After a series of FBI arrests, FIFA has emerged as a totally corrupt organization in the eyes of the world. Rigged elections, World Cup competitions bought, bribes, arrests… The news of recent months has brought the world football’s leading body to the ground.
At a moment when the organization is rocked almost every day by a host of intrigues and scandals, this film reveals how a small, non-profit association founded in 1904 was able to transform itself over the years into a sprawling financial empire with worldwide power.
From Paris, to Washington, Rio de Janeiro, Yaoundé, Zurich and London, this investigation reveals the hidden face of the institution of world football: a corrupt multinational which, over the years, has turned over billions of dollars.