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By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In report published yesterday by the Folha do São Paulo newspaper, Ricardo Teixeira, president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), has been linked to a company under investigation for corruption charges. Ailanto Marketing is being investigated for fiddling expenses surrounding a friendly match between the Brazilian national team and Portugal in November 2008 to the tune of R$9 million.

According to the report, a company owned by Ailanto Marketing – VSV Agricultural Enterprises Inc – was operating out of . . .

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