Platini was questioned as a witness, he was not arrested – media

Платини допрашивали как свидетеля, он не арестован - СМИ

Platini questioned as a witness, say journalists

The former head of UEFA and the legendary captain of France testified as a witness and will soon leave the police Department, according to journalists.

The former head of UEFA Michel Platini gave evidence in the corruption case and will soon be able to leave the Directorate of the judicial police in Nanterre. On Tuesday, June 18, according to Russian Life.

In the case on charges of corruption in determining the venue of world Cup 2022, Platini questioned as a witness, he is not arrested and against him has not been charged, according to the journalists Life.

It is reported that the case also pass the former head of the administration of ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy of France and former interior Minister Fiancee Claude GEANT.

Earlier today, French media reported about the detention of Platini.

Platini takes on the case of corruption in determining the host country for the world Championship on football of 2022.

Qatar won the right to host the world Cup 2022 in 2010. Later the scandal broke with accusations of vote-buying football officials from Qatar.

In particular, the Swiss Prosecutor General’s office suspected the former President of FIFA, Sepp Blatter in bribery Platini. Platini himself called order in the amount of $2.05 million received from FIFA, the payment for the work he performed for the International football Federation.

At the end of December 2015 the ethics Committee of FIFA has suspended Blatter and Platini from football activities for eight years.

In may last year, the media reported that Swiss prosecutors dropped the charges against Platini.

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