"We are the creators of the very best players in the world and this is very embarrassing for us."
-- Marco Trovato
, president of Paraguay’s Olimpia, on the plaque in the
lobby of the Conmebol-owned hotel that lists 11 officials who were with the South America confederation when the facility opened in 2011. All but one of them has been implicated in the FIFA corruption
scandal. A meeting was held in an attempt to avoid a boycott of the Libertadores Cup by top clubs desirous of increased participation payments. (Bloomberg