Accusation that Barcelona soccer team bribed for favorable referees taints legendary club

The World

Football Club Barcelona, one of the most-winning soccer teams of the last 20 years, may have had some underhanded help in etching its victories. The club stands accused of paying millions of dollars to ensure it had referees favorable to the squad — a charge it denies. The World's Gerry Hadden reports that its reputation may end up tainted regardless.

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