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CAS Reduces Siasia Life-ban To 5 Years

…Set aside $50,000 fine Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has reduced the life-ban slammed on the former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, by the world football governing body, FIFA for bribery to five years. The 53-year-old former Nigerian International was initially sanctioned in 2019 by FIFA for agreeing to “receive …

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Siasia Seeks FG, NFF Help Over FIFA Life Ban

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has begged the federal government, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and philanthropists to come to his aid and appeal the life ban slammed on him by FIFA. FIFA handed life ban to Siasia in August for allegedly agreeing to ‘receive bribe in relation to the …

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Samson Siasia Appeals FIFA Ban In CAS

Former Super Eagles coach and Olympic medalist Samson Siasia has galvanized all resources and the deserved courage to clear his name and unchain himself from the FIFA ban which hit him unexpectedly last month. Siasia has submitted his statement of appeal to the Court of Arbitration For Sports (CAS) in …

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I fixed Nigeria’s 2010 World Cup qualification- Perumal

Couple of days after FIFA pronounced a life ban on ex-Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia for bribery and match fixing, Nigeria football community have been jolted again with another revelation, where notorious Singaporean match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal claimed he fixed the Super Eagles’ 2010 World Cup qualifier against Kenya to help the …

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NFF Reacts To Siasia FIFA Ban

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has disclosed that its lawyers have started to review the decision against former coach Samson Siasia who was handed life ban by the world football ruling body FIFA on Friday.      According to the Acting president of the NFF, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, himself a lawyer of …

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