Bresciano appeal puts World Cup at risk

December 4, 2013
Socceroos stalwart Mark Bresciano will put his spot at next year's World Cup at risk by appealing a four-month suspension for an alleged illegal transfer.

FIFA hit Bresciano with the lengthy suspension and a $1.9 million fine last month, after ruling his move from United Arab Emirates side Al Nasr to Qatari club Al Gharafa was not legal.

FIFA have yet to put a start date on the ban while allowing Bresciano the opportunity to appeal, but had he accepted it when notified last ...

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