Tag: CONCACAF

Swiss to extradite Esquivel, Trinidad agrees to give up Warner

Swiss to extradite Esquivel, Trinidad agrees to give up Warner

| 23/09/2015 | 9 Comments
(CNS): Jack Warner and Rafael Esquivel are both now facing extradition to the United States in the massive FiFA bribery and corruption investigation after both the Trinidad and Swiss authorities agreed to the American request. Warner (72), who was Jeffrey Webb’s predecessor as CONCACAF presid [...]

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Webb heads to Georgia for cheaper house arrest

Webb heads to Georgia for cheaper house arrest

| 08/09/2015 | 42 Comments
(CNS): A New York judge has granted permission for Cayman’s Jeffrey Webb to move his house arrest to his home in Atlanta, Georgia. The former FIFA vice president and CONCACAF president had applied for a change in his $10 million bail conditions so he could live at his house in Loganville, as he sa [...]

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Webb can’t afford NY house arrest

Webb can’t afford NY house arrest

| 27/08/2015 | 60 Comments
(CNS): The cost of financing his own house arrest in New York is driving Jeffrey Webb, the former CONCACAF president and FIFA Vice President broke, according to claims filed in the courts. Caught up in the massive FIFA corruption and bribery scandal, the Caymanian football boss was released by the [...]

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Webb appears in Brooklyn court as FIFA case rolls on

Webb appears in Brooklyn court as FIFA case rolls on

| 17/08/2015 | 14 Comments
(CNS): The former CONCACAF President, Caymanian Jeffrey Webb, appeared in court in New York on Friday and his case was adjourned until 9 October. Prosecutor Evan Norris told the judge that US officials had begun turning over evidence to Webb’s attorneys and that the case was proceeding. Accord [...]

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Webb denies charges, bailed on $10M bond

Webb denies charges, bailed on $10M bond

| 18/07/2015 | 86 Comments
(CNS): Former CIFA President Jeffrey Webb has denied allegations of corruption and bribery in the massive FIFA racketeering investigation and has been bailed but placed under house arrest on a $10 million bond according to news reports. Despite speculation that Webb was in talks with the US authori [...]

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Webb crosses Atlantic under guard

Webb crosses Atlantic under guard

| 16/07/2015 | 28 Comments
(CNS): The former FIFA vice president, CONCACAF and local football president, Jeffrey Webb, is understood to have arrived in New York after he was handed over to the United States authorities Wednesday. The Swiss authorities have confirmed that one of the seven officials arrested in Switzerland on b [...]

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US and CIG mum on Webb extradition

US and CIG mum on Webb extradition

| 13/07/2015 | 12 Comments
(CNS): Both the American and local authorities remained tight-lipped Monday regarding the extradition of Jeffrey Webb following revelations that one of the FIFA officials detained in Switzerland will go to the US to answer corruption allegations in the football scandal. While undisclosed sources ha [...]

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Webb agrees to US extradition

Webb agrees to US extradition

| 10/07/2015 | 82 Comments
(CNS): The former local football boss, Jeffrey Webb (50), has agreed to be extradited to the US, according to international media reports. A number of leading news agency have reported that Webb who is currently being detained in a Swiss Jail is willing to go to the United States and answer the alle [...]

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Extradition request made for Webb and other FIFA officials

Extradition request made for Webb and other FIFA officials

| 02/07/2015 | 31 Comments
(CNS): The American authorities have made an official request to Switzerland to extradite Cayman’s Jeffrey Webb and the six other FIFA officials arrested in Zürich in May on corruption related charges. The Swiss authorities confirmed in a release that the formal requests were submitted to its fed [...]

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CONCACAF hires consultants to help clean shop

CONCACAF hires consultants to help clean shop

| 30/06/2015 | 8 Comments
(CNS): As the regional football body, CONCACAF, comes to terms with is central role in the ongoing FIFA scandal and criminal investigations, Ted Howard, the current acting general secretary, has confirmed that it has hired a management consultancy firm to review the federation’s operations. A rele [...]

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Extradition hearing for FIFA officials draws close

Extradition hearing for FIFA officials draws close

| 26/06/2015 | 14 Comments
(CNS): With just one week to go before the US must file papers against FIFA officials arrested in Switzerland for their extradition to America, one of the men arrested alongside Caymanian Jeffrey Webb has been refused bail. Without naming him, the Swiss authorities stated that the individual was a f [...]

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