Sportowe Fakty: Polish Football Federation official arrested on suspicion of corruption
MOSCOW, November 22 – RIA Novosti. Jakub Tabish, a board member of the Polish Football Association (PZPN), was detained on suspicion of corruption. informs Sportowe truth.
According to the publication, the officer was detained by the anti-corruption center on Monday at the request of the prosecutor’s office. The detention is related to the investigation into the holding of more than 100 tenders for the Water Resources Administration in Szczecin, worth about 600 million zloty (more than 130 million dollars). The investigation uncovered violations by PZPN that led to unreasonable commissions in the signing of sponsorship agreements. In March 2021, PZPN headquarters were searched and servers in Tabish’s home containing the organization’s financial records were seized.
PZPN declared that it is ready to cooperate with authorized services.
“The Polish Football Association takes the media reports about the detention of PZPN board member Jakub Tabish seriously. The federation does not know the details of the incident and will not comment until it receives reliable information. PZPN declares its full readiness to cooperate,” to clarify the matter as soon as possible. with authorized services says In a statement posted on PZPN’s Twitter page.
Tabish has been a board member since 2012. He is also the vice chairman of the board of directors of the Cracovia football club.
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