Socceroo Bresciano banned by FIFA

November 16, 2013
By Steve Larkin
Australian soccer hierarchy will help Mark Bresciano fight to overturn his four-month FIFA ban which could ruin his World Cup ambitions.

FIFA suspended Bresciano and fined him $A1.87 million, ruling his transfer from a Qatar club to a United Arab Emirates club was illegal.

But Bresciano will play for Australia against Costa Rica in Tuesday night's friendly, Football Federation Australia (FFA) said on Saturday.

Beyond that, his future leading into next year's World ...

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