Ex-Barcelona president arrested over alleged money laundering


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BARCELONA – Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was arrested on Tuesday in a money laundering operation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team, a police spokesman told AFP.

The operation was mainly carried out in the region of Catalonia and for the moment “there are four or five detainees, including the former president of Barga, Sandro Rosell, and his wife,” the police spokesman added.-AFP