FIFA sacked Valcke without giving any reason for the dismissal.
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World football body FIFA said Wednesday it had fired Secretary-General Jerome Valcke, a move that comes amid alleged corruption involving World Cup ticket sales and a number of swirling scandals at the sport's governing authority.Valcke was once one of the most powerful men in FIFA and responsible for ensuring that preparations for the last two World Cups, in South Africa and Brazil, were completed in time.Valcke was placed on leave by FIFA in September following the allegations and initially suspended for 90 days in October when the ethics committee started its investigation.Valcke has now been sacked twice by FIFA.
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