Adidas 'would have problem' with FIFA if it has broken law - Bild am Sonntag

From Reuters - November 19, 2017

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Adidas, a long-standing sponsor of FIFA, would have a problem with the global soccer body if it was found to have broken the law by a U.S. investigation into bribery, the companys chief executive told a German paper.

We expect from our partners that they abide by the laws. If a partner is convicted we have a problem with that. We then have to solve that, Kasper Rorsted told Bild am Sonntag, without elaborating.

Along with companies including Coca-Cola, Gazprom and Visa, Adidas is one of FIFAs top partners that contribute every four years to support the World Cup. Adidass current contract with FIFA runs until 2030.


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