P.S.G.’s Nasser al-Khelaifi Accused of Bribing Ex-FIFA Chief Valcke

The Swiss have been cooperating with the authorities in France, Greece, Italy and Spain, where “properties were searched in various locations,” the statement said.

News of the investigation of Valcke and Khelaifi is only the latest blow to world soccer, an industry that has been in the grip of a crisis since United States authorities in May 2015 announced a wide-ranging indictment that charged some of the sport’s biggest power brokers with involvement in a corruption scheme that dated back more than two decades.

Valcke has not been charged in the United States case, though he was removed from office along with his longtime boss Sepp Blatter, the former FIFA president, and dozens of other top officials.

FIFA released a statement that said the organization “fully supports…

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