Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutPSG president targeted by French corruption probeA French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corruptionPost to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend's email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. AP\n Published 6:37 a.m. ET May 23, 2019\n CLOSEPARIS (AP) \u2014 A French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption.The official says the preliminary charge of "active corruption" was filed in mid-May. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the person wasn't authorized to discuss the investigation publicly.The official gave no other details. Le Parisien newspaper says the investigating magistrate suspects Al-Khelaifi of signing off on a $3.5 million payment to former IAAF president Lamine Diack to help Qatar land the track world championships.___More AP soccer: https:\/\/apnews.com\/apf-Soccer and https:\/\/twitter.com\/AP_SportsCopyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.