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A wild undercover investigation into African soccer has revealed several referees and a member of the FIFA council reportedly accepting cash gifts, including one ref who was scheduled to work the 2018 World Cup in Russia, according to the BBC.

Kenyan ref Adel Range Marwa was one of World Cup-bound officials representing the Confederation of African Football (CAF), and he was caught on tape reportedly receiving $600 from an undercover reporter posing as an official of a Ghanaian soccer club. FIFA council member Kwesi Nyantakyi, which BBC calls the second most powerful man in African football, was also caught in the sting.

To read more on CBS Sports:

https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/world-cup/news/russia-2018-referee-filmed-accepting-cash-bribe-quits-before-fifa-world-cup-after-undercover-investigation/

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