In turmoil since the publication of an investigation by Release on a Franco-Algerian entrepreneur arrested in Doha in 2020, Nasser al-Khelaïfi reacted this Thursday afternoon through his lawyers, Francis Szpiner and Renaud Semerdjian, quoted by RMC Sports.
“In response to media reports in France regarding ongoing investigations against three individuals for potential illegal activities, we categorically and absolutely confirm that this has nothing to do with Nasser al-Khelaïfi”explain the two lawyers.
Entrepreneur imprisoned for nine months in Qatar
According ReleaseTayeb B., the Franco-Algerian entrepreneur, had compromising documents for al-Khelaïfi which concerned suspicions of corrupt action by the emirate and Al-Khelaïfi in the controversial awarding of the World Cup to the Qatar, facts of hidden work in the entourage of “NAK”, and information related to the private life of the president of PSG in the capital.
He was reportedly imprisoned for nine months in harsh conditions in Qatar – where he had resided and worked since 2019.