FIFA statement on Swiss investigation into Sepp Blatter
ZURICH (AP) — Text of FIFA statement issued Friday after Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings against Sepp Blatter:
Since 27 May 2015, FIFA has been cooperating with the Office of the Swiss Attorney General (OAG) and has complied with all requests for documents, data and other information. We will continue this level of cooperation throughout the investigation.
Today, at the Home of FIFA, representatives from the Office of the Swiss Attorney General conducted interviews and gathered documents pursuant to its investigation. FIFA facilitated these interviews as part of our ongoing cooperation.
We will have no further comment on the matter as it is an active investigation