Inkoom free to play again as Fifa lifts his worldwide ban

Ghana international Samuel Inkoom has been given the all clear to continue his football career. The defender had been serving a worldwide ban by Fifa for almost two years. Inkoom fell on the Fifa axe over a settlement dispute with…

Ghana facing Fifa ban for undue gov’t influence in GFA affairs

Ghana risks becoming the latest country to suffer a Fifa suspension over what has been termed government’s “undue influence” in the affairs of its football association. The Ghana Football Association is under the threat of a winding up following a…

GFA bans referee Reginald Lathbridge for life

The Ghana Football Association has confirmed a lifetime ban for promising referee Reginald Lathbridge following his grievous error in the Premier League last season. The referee’s error in his match report for a game between Bechem United and Elmina Sharks led…

Samir Nasri receives six-month doping ban over drip treatment

Former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has been given a six-month doping ban by UEFA, European football’s governing body has confirmed. The ban, which the player’s legal representative revealed to Press Association Sport on Sunday, follows an investigation…

Wenger slapped with 3-match touchline ban for abuse of referee

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been given a three-match touchline ban and fined £40,000 for his behaviour in the referee’s changing room after Sunday’s game against West Brom. A Football Association statement said the Frenchman admitted: “his language and behaviour…

Sierra Leone FA bans 19 officials for life

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) has issued immediate life-time bans for 19 officials. The sanctions are for violating SLFA and Fifa statutes concerning taking football related cases to civil courts. The group went to court last month to seek an injunction to stop…

Messi in a mess, banned four games for referee abuse [WATCH VIDEO]

Football’s governing body, Fifa has slapped a four-match ban on Argentine star Lionel Messi after verifying he had verbally abused a match official in a World Cup qualifying game against Chile last week. Messi was dealt the ban and a…

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