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Rafael Callejas, Honduran Ex-President Convicted in FIFA Case, Dies at 76

Rafael Callejas, Honduran Ex-President Convicted in FIFA Case, Dies at 76

Rafael Callejas, a former president of Honduras who was ensnared in an international soccer scandal and convicted in the United States of taking bribes while president of his nation’s soccer federation, died on April 4 in Atlanta. He was 76. The cause was complications of acute myeloid leukemia, his lawyer, Manuel J. Retureta, said. He had been living in Atlanta …

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