Socceroo Bresciano banned by FIFA: report

November 16, 2013
Socceroo Mark Bresciano has reportedly been banned by FIFA for four months and fined $1.8 million for an illegal club transfer.

FIFA ruled the veteran Australian's transfer from a Qatar club to the United Arab Emirates was illegal, News Corporation reports say.

Bresciano is currently in a Socceroos training camp ahead of Tuesday night's friendly against Costa Rica.

Football Federation Australia (FFA) officials were made aware of FIFA's ruling on Saturday and were ...

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