Breaking: FIFA prohibits previous Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia for life


By Anthony Ogbonna.

FIFA has actually prohibited Nigeria’s previous Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia for life over bribery and control of matches at the global level, in offense of the FIFA Code of Ethics.

According to FIFA, “The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has actually discovered Mr. Samson Siasia, a previous authorities of the Nigeria Football Federation, guilty of having actually accepted that he would get kickbacks in relation to the control of matches in offense of the FIFA Code of Ethics,” FIFA declaration stated.

” The official principles procedures versus Mr. Siasia were started on 11 February 2019 and originate from a substantial examination into matches that Mr. Wilson Raj Perumal tried to control for wagering functions.

” This massive examination was carried out by FIFA through its qualified departments and in cooperation with the appropriate stakeholders and authorities.

” In its choice, the adjudicatory chamber discovered that Mr. Siasia had actually breached art. 11 (Bribery) of the 2009 edition of the FIFA Code of Ethics and prohibited him for life from all football-related activities (administrative, sports or any other) at both nationwide and global level.

” In addition, a fine in the quantity of CHF 50,000 has actually been troubled Mr. Siasia. The choice was informed to Mr. Siasia today, the date on which the restriction enters into force.”.


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