Appeal Failed : Gillingham and Paul Scally both fined

An Appeal Board  rejected an appeal by both Gillingham FC and club chairman Paul Scally against an Independent Regulatory Commission’s findings in relation to the race victimisation case concerning former Gillingham player Mark McCammon. The club and Mr Scally were each fined £75,000 after the charge was found proven following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing in July 2015. That finding and subsequent sanction were challenged by the … Continue reading Appeal Failed : Gillingham and Paul Scally both fined

Belgian club FC Seraing sanctioned under third-party ownership rules

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee had sanctioned the Belgian club FC Seraing with a transfer ban and fine of CHF 150,000 for breaches relating to the third-party ownership of players’ economic rights (TPO) and third-party influence.The transfer ban shall prevent the club from registering any new players, nationally or internationally, for four complete and consecutive registration periods. TPO refers to the circumstances in which a third … Continue reading Belgian club FC Seraing sanctioned under third-party ownership rules

Diego Costa & Gabriel Charged under E20 : Premier League Games

Diego Costa was charged for an alleged act of violent conduct which was not seen by the match officials but caught on video. The Chelsea forward was involved in an incident with Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny in the 43rd minute of the game. He has been suspended for 3 matches. Off the ball incidents which are not seen at the time by the match officials are … Continue reading Diego Costa & Gabriel Charged under E20 : Premier League Games

DHL becomes the Official Logistics and Timing Partner for Hero Indian Super League 2015

DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider, announced its partnership as Official Logistics and Timing Partner for Hero Indian Super League 2015, country’s premier professional football championship. As the Official Logistics Partner, DHL will deliver back-end logistics support for the Hero ISL 2015 season. DHL also announced the ‘DHL Winning Pass’ Award per team, which will recognize players who contributed the highest number of assists during … Continue reading DHL becomes the Official Logistics and Timing Partner for Hero Indian Super League 2015

FIFA FINANCES 2011-14 : REVENUE EARNED & EXPENSES INCURRED

The following conclusions can be drawn for the 2011-2014 financial period: • Overall, FIFA recorded a positive four-year result of USD  338  million with respect to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. This total revenue earned was USD 5,718 million and the total expenditure was USD 5,380 million. • Revenue significantly increased compared to the previous four-year period as a result of higher income from the … Continue reading FIFA FINANCES 2011-14 : REVENUE EARNED & EXPENSES INCURRED