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Samuel Inkoom suspended by FIFA for failing to pay agent


Ghanaian footballer, Samuel Inkoom, has been handed a one-year ban from football by FIFA for failing to pay Andrew Evans, a football agent an amount of Euros 352, 500 based on a contract the two parties signed back in 2010. Evans reported Inkoom to FIFA after Inkoom had moved from Basel in Switzerland to Dnipro in Ukraine in 2011 The ...

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Rio Olympics 2016: Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for next month’s Games

Yelena Isinbayeva, the 2012 Olympic pole-vault champion, was among the 68 athletes to appeal and may now be unable to defend her title in Rio

Russian track and field athletes will remain banned from the Olympics following claims the country ran a state-sponsored doping programme. The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) and 68 Russian athletes attempted to overturn the suspension, implemented by the body that governs world athletics. But the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) has ruled it can stand. A handful of Russian athletes ...

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Mensah cleared to feature for Stars in June AFCON 2017 qualifier

Jonathan Mensah

It has emerged that Black Stars defender Jonathan Mensah will get the opportunity to feature for Ghana during the first part of the 2017 AFCON qualifiers despite the player being banned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Saturday. Mensah was punished for being under contract to Udinese and signing for Evian in 2011 but contrary to earlier ...

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