Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and former UEFA chief Michel Platini will seem earlier than Swiss prosecutors on fees of fraud between 8-22 June, the felony court docket involved mentioned on Tuesday.
This would be the closing listening to in a long-running saga that started in 2011 and stems from a fee from FIFA to Platini of two million Swiss Francs (1.8m euros) for consultancy companies.
The pair are additionally being investigated for”disloyal administration”, “breach of belief” and “forgery of securities”.
Blatter was pressured to face down from FIFA in 2015 and the governing physique of world soccer banned him for eight years, later diminished to 6.
The three-time Ballon d’Or winner Platini was suspended from all football-related actions for 4 years.
The pair are to be questioned one final time earlier than the investigation is concluded.
The costs might carry sentences of 5 years in jail.