FIFA files criminal complaint against ex-boss Blatter over museum

FIFA has filed a criminal complaint against its former president Sepp Blatter on “suspected criminal mismanagement” in connection with its football museum in Zurich. Football’s ruling body said on Tuesday that the 500 millions Swiss francs (564 million dollars) spent on the museum which opened in 2016 in a rented and renovated building in downtown Zurich “could and should have been channelled into the development of global football.” The loss-making museum was a pet project of Blatter who stepped down as president in 2015 after 16 years amid corruption allegations which rocked FIFA. “FIFA has …

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