Football Association president, and Teixeira, former president of the FIFA Coins Brazilian Football Confederation, were given "presidential treatment," he said.They were whisked around by private jet, with "three or four Mercedes" parked on the tarmac ready and waiting on arrival at CONMEBOL headquarters."They had presidential or diplomatic or royal treatment," Burzaco testified.
Like a special dignitary, there were no customs, no immigration."He also told how they were paid for their votes on the executive committee for choosing hosts of the World Cup.When Leoz failed to vote for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup at FIFA headquarters in December 2010.
Teixeira and Grondona rounded on him, Burzaco testified."They shook him up. They asked: 'What are you doing? Are you the one not voting for Qatar?'" he quoted them as saying.A month later, Grondona received $1 million from Teixeira for voting for Qatar.
Burzaco said.The defendants are just three of the 42 officials and Buy FIFA Mobile Coins marketing executives, not to mention three companies, indicted in an exhaustive 236-page complaint detailing 92 separate crimes and 15 corruption schemes to the tune of $200 million.