Club will appeal FIFA ruling

February 27, 2003
ZURICH -- English premier league club Fulham say it will appeal against a FIFA ruling that it must pay Olympique Lyon the final instalment of Steve Marlet's transfer fee within 30 days.

World soccer's governing body said Fulham was wrong to withhold the final payment owed to French club Lyon for the transfer of the French international striker.

If Fulham fails to meet FIFA's deadline, a transfer ban could be placed on the club.

"The club is going to be staging an ...

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