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“FIFA slayer” Loretta Lynch explains emotions on corruption scandal

Roger Bennett talks with US Attorney General Loretta Lynch about going after FIFA and her love for soccer.

The U.S. Attorney General, Loretta Lynch, has become a hero figure for soccer fans across the globe.

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Last May the U.S. Department of Justice, along with the Swiss authorities, launched a wide-ranging investigation into corruption at FIFA, world soccer’s govenring body.

That led to the indictment of 14 FIFA officials among many other individuals connected to the organization.

Since Lynch and the U.S. authorities intervened long-time leader Sepp Blatter has stepped down and been replaced by Gianni Infantino as president, while sweeping reforms have taken place among the way FIFA is structure and many high-ranking officials have been replaced.

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In the video above, our very own Roger Bennett (also of Men In Blazer fame) sat down with Lynch in Washington D.C.

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