CAS 2018/A/5933 Al-Hilal Club v. FIFA

CAS 2018/A/5933 Al-Hilal Club v. FIFA
A letter requesting a national federation to execute a point deduction according to a previous FIFA decision is merely an administrative correspondence and not a formal decision within the meaning of Article R47 of the CAS Code.

Facts and procedure


On 8 May 2017, the FIFA Players’ Status Committee (FIFA PSC) issued a decision in a case involving the Club Al-Hilal and the Coach J., in which J’s claim was partially accepted. However, on 4 October 2017, J. informed FIFA that the Club had not paid any amount thus far and asked for the matter to be forwarded to the FIFA Disciplinary Committee (FIFA DC) for its consideration and a formal decision.

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