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Tag Archives: Disciplinary Code

UEFA’s Disciplinary proceedings temporarily suspended against FC Barcelona, Juventus FC & Real Madrid!

UEFA takes note of the decision taken today by the independent UEFA Appeals Body to temporarily suspend the disciplinary proceedings that had been opened against FC Barcelona, Juventus FC and Real Madrid CF for a potential violation of UEFA’s legal framework in connection with the so-called ‘Super League’ project. UEFA …

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FIFA Disciplinary Committee sanctions Marco Antonio Trovato Villalba for match manipulation!

At its meeting on September 24, 2020, the FIFA Disciplinary Committee found Marco Antonio Trovato Villalba, current President of the Paraguayan Club Olimpia, guilty of match manipulation and of failing to comply with his duty to collaborate during disciplinary proceedings in violation of the FIFA Disciplinary Code. The decision to …

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FIFA publishes first reports for Disciplinary & Ethics Committees and on anti-doping activities!

In a further step towards greater transparency and full disclosure of fundamental activities and operations, FIFA has today published for the first time two new reports for the period 2019/2020: on the one hand a review of the activities of the two main independent judicial bodies, the Disciplinary and Ethics …

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AFC Disciplinary & Ethics Committee bans two Laos players for life!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Disciplinary and Ethics Committee has taken tough action on match manipulation by banning two Laos national team players, Khampheng Sayavutthi and Lembo Saysana, from taking part in any football related activities for life. They were found to have committed offences under Article 66.1 of the …

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AFC Disciplinary and Ethics Committee bans four players for life!

The Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) zero-tolerance approach to the manipulation of football matches in its jurisdiction was demonstrated when the AFC Disciplinary and Ethics Committee banned four players for life. Kursanbek Sheratov was banned from taking part in any football-related activities for life for violating Articles 66 and 69 of …

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FIFA introduces innovative approach with launch of new Disciplinary Code!

After almost 15 years without any major changes to its Disciplinary Code, FIFA´s new vision has now been reflected in the 2019 edition. The new code has been developed in consultation with the six confederations and other key football stakeholders. It is better structured, clearer, more concise (down from 147 …

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