FIFA confirms three-year ban for Luis Rubiales

FIFA confirmed this Wednesday a three-year ban Luis Rubialesformer President of the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), engage in any football activityafter a kiss he gave without consent Jenny Hermoso at the awards ceremony for the 2023 FIFA World Cup Australia and New Zealand.

In a press release, world football’s governing body said:

He is banned from participating in any football-related activity for a period of three years for conduct contrary to the principles enshrined in Article 13 of the Disciplinary Code.

Colombian Jorge Ivan PalacioGhanaian Anin Yeboah and Austrian Thomas Hollerer were members of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee who confirmed the sanction Rubialesa decision already taken on October 30 and which was appealed to the court former president of RFEF.

The former president of the RFEF has already been suspended by FIFA He August 26 last year on a temporary basis, for an initial period of 90 days and then three years ban; all this due to what is provided for in paragraph. Article 13 of the Disciplinary Code highest international football organization.

In any case, this new FIFA decision may be challenged before it takes place. Appeal Commission. The organization concluded:

Any party wishing to appeal must indicate its intention to do so in writing through the FIFA Legal Portal within three days of receiving notice of the reasons for the decision.

(according to information from Europe Press)

Source: Aristegui Noticias