CONCACAF Statement

The El Salvador Football Federation (FESFUT) announced today sanctions to a number of Salvadorian players, including 14 life bans, as a result of an ongoing investigation into match manipulation allegations.

FESFUT Press Release

CONCACAF fully supports the Football Federation of El Salvador (FESFUT) and its President in the above mentioned investigation as well as the sanctions rendered today.

 The fight against match-manipulation to protect the integrity of the beautiful game is a top priority for the Confederation. In alignment with FIFA guidelines and in line with CONCACAF's commitment to ensure the legitimacy of the sport throughout the region, it is our duty to fight against organized crime alongside all stakeholders involved.