Candidate for President of FIFA, Chung Mong-joon was removed from football activities for the next 15 years.
The Commission on ethics to FIFA automatically captures his candidacy.
Reuters reported that the reason for the sanction of Mong-joon is the financial support that he has promised to the Executive Committee of the organization.
In 2010, the FIFA Vice President contacted members of the executives, and has promised to invest777 million dollars in the development of football, if a household of the World Cup of South Korea in 2022.
He categorically denied any guilt, and argued that his removal is only in order to take it off of the election for President.
`The main reason for the penalty is that I tried to wind up the resistance of existing structures of power in FIFA. The Ethics Committee is against anyone who dares to stand up to Sepp Blatter. They are like assassins.`, said Chung Mong-joon.