South Korean FIFA Presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon could make a shock departure from the race to succeed incumbent Sepp Blatter following reports he is under investigation from FIFA’s Ethics Committee over his involvement in the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bid processes.
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