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Swiss say US has filed formal request to extradite 7 FIFA officials arrested in May

FILE - In this May 27, 2015, file photo, two persons are reflected in the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested as part of a corruption probe in Zurich in May, Swiss officials said Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File0

FILE - In this May 27, 2015, file photo, two persons are reflected in the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested as part of a corruption probe in Zurich in May, Swiss officials said Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File0  (The Associated Press)

Swiss justice officials say they have received a formal request from the United States to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich in May.

The Federal Office of Justice said Thursday the requests were received July 1, within the deadline required by a bilateral treaty.

They are based on a U.S. probe into alleged bribery worth more than $100 million involving high-ranking officials at soccer's world governing body.