Paris Saint Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaïfi investigated for ‘torture and kidnapping’2 min read
Paris Saint Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaïfi is being investigated for the alleged kidnapping and torture of Franco-Algerian lobbyist Tayeb Benabderrahmane, based on varied reviews.
Several months in the past, Benabderrahmane had filed a criticism towards Al-Khelaifi accusing the PSG honcho of torturing him in Qatar in 2020 as a result of him possessing paperwork containing compromising data on Al-Khelaifi.
Now, three French judges have been appointed to launch an investigation into the aforementioned incident.
Reacting to the information, Al-Khelaïfi stated as quoted by The Sun, “You are talking about professional criminals. They’ve changed their lawyers more times than they’ve changed their stories and their lies. It is the ultimate media manipulation. I’m just amazed so many people have taken their lies and contradictions as credible – but that’s the media world we’re in today. Justice will run its course – I don’t have time to talk about petty professional criminals.”
The data that Benabderrahmane has could implicate the PSG president in some type of wrongdoing associated to the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar and even the awarding of tv rights for the Middle East for the 2026 and 2030 World Cups to BeIN Media, based on media reviews.
In June final 12 months, the Swiss Federal Criminal Court had acquitted Al-Khelaifi for the second time of the accusations of his accepting bribes and felony mismanagement to award the World Cup broadcast rights.
Al-Khelaifi, who can be the President of the beIN Media Group, had been below the clouds of suspicion concerning the identical over the previous few years and was additionally cleared of the fees throughout an preliminary trial in 2020 by the Federal Penal Tribunal, however the Public Ministry of the Confederation then launched an enchantment.