Nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives face U.S. charges including racketeering, bribery, money laundering and fraud. Four others plus two sports marketing companies have already pleaded guilty. Read related story.
FIFA vice president and executive committee member, former South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) president and Uruguayan soccer federation president
Charged with: racketeering conspiracy, wire fraud conspiracy, money laundering conspiracy, unlawful procurement of naturalization, aiding and assisting in the preparation of false and fraudulent tax returns
Rafael Esquivel, 68
CONMEBOL executive committee member, former Venezuelan soccer federation president