CAS Confirms FIFA Decision in Sala Case

CAS Confirms FIFA Decision in Sala Case
On 26 August 2022, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced that it had dismissed the appeal filed by Cardiff City against FC Nantes concerning the transfer of the late Emiliano Sala between both clubs.

This legal controversy started when Cardiff refused to pay the transfer fee for the Argentinean striker after his GBP 15 million (approx. EUR 16,9 million in 2019)[1] transfer from FC Nantes to Cardiff City FC in January 2019. Tragically, the plane transporting...

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