Latest from the FIFA corruption trial

“Even though we were not involved, the negative implications could affect negatively upon U.S. soccer and would reflect poorly on the sport. We had meetings on how to proceed or not proceed with Copa Centenario.”

-- U.S. Soccer chief commercial officer Jay Berhalter, testifying in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn during the FIFA corruption trial on Friday that the host federation considered canceling the 2016 tournament South American soccer officials allegedly organized in a scheme to receive millions of dollars in kickbacks. (AP)
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