FIFA imposes life bans on two ex-African officials

first_imgThe bans handed down by world football’s governing body relate to a number of international friendly matches played in South Africa in 2010.In addition, Kirsten Nematandani, the former president of the South African Football Association (SAFA), was given a five-year ban.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad AliA statement on Thursday from the world governing body’s adjudicatory chamber, chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert, said: “Mr. Nematandani was found guilty of having violated art. 13 (General rules of conduct), art. 15 (Loyalty) and art. 18 (Duty of disclosure, cooperation and reporting) of the FIFA Code of Ethics (FCE) and was sanctioned with a ban from taking part in any football-related activities for five years.“Furthermore, the adjudicatory chamber decided that Mr. Musavengana and Mr. Tchanile had both infringed art. 13 and art. 21 (Bribery and corruption) of the FCE and imposed a life ban on the two former officials.” We are young Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH MOST READ Four former SAFA officials were suspended in October 2015 and March 2016 in the same affair.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Big Ben’s journey Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Paris, France — Former Zimbabwe Football Association official Jonathan Musavengana and ex-Togo coach Banna Tchanile have been barred from all football-related activity for life by FIFA’s ethics committee on Thursday for corruption.ADVERTISEMENT As fate of VFA hangs, PH and US forces take to the skies for exercise Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine Senators to proceed with review of VFA EDITORS’ PICK Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes Ginebra teammates show love for Slaughter Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND View commentslast_img