Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP
Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP

Fifa member behind ticket scalping scandal, says Brazilian police chief

Police commissioner calls on Fifa to help identify suspected source of thousands of illegal ticket sales

Topic |   Fifa World Cup 2014
Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP
Police commissioner Fabio Barucke said "someone from Fifa" and "an intermediary from Match Hospitality", Fifa's ticket agency, channelled the millions of dollars worth of tickets onto the black market. Photo: AFP
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