CAS to judge Bresciano's FIFA ban appeal

December 5, 2013
Socceroos midfielder Mark Bresciano wants sport's highest court to overturn his four-month ban by FIFA, even though the appeal case could cost him a place at the World Cup.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Thursday it registered an appeal by Bresciano and Qatari club Al Gharafa, which FIFA judged should serve a one-year transfer ban for luring him to break his contract with Al Nasr in the United Arab Emirates.

Bresciano and Al Gharafa want the sanctions frozen while ...

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