Chung Mong-joon Heads to Brazil

Chung Mong-joon, the Hyundai scion, politician and honorary FIFA vice president, will leave for Brazil on Friday to support the Korean national football team and meet various FIFA officials including President Sepp Blatter.

Chung was officially invited to discuss the corruption allegations surrounding the way Qatar won its 2022 bid to host the World Cup.

He will also attend Korea’s matches against Algeria and Belgium.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jun. 20, 2014 11:10 KST