Mar 24, 2023 03:19 PM

Two More China Soccer Officials Caught in Corruption Probe

What’s new: Two more senior officials of the Chinese Football Association (CFA), the governing body of professional soccer, are being investigated for suspected graft as part of a deepening crackdown on corruption in the sport.

Huang Song, head of the CFA’s competition department, is suspected of “serious violations of (Communist Party) discipline and law,” a common euphemism for graft, according to a statement published Friday by an inspection team from Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.

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