Tax raid marks latest affair for Germany's governing football body

Wednesday’s police raid in connection with a tax evasion probe into advertising board income is the latest affair to shake the German Football Federation (DFB).The world’s largest single sports federation with more than 7 million members has been at the centre of the following controversies since 2015:WORLD CUP 2006 AFFAIR: A dubious payment of 6.7 million euros (7.9 million dollars) in 2005 is made public 10 years later. Chief World Cup organizer Franz Beckenbauer received the money from former Adidas boss Robert Louis-Dreyfus in 2002, and it ended up in an account controlled by now disgraced…

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