CAS Rules that CAF ExCo Lacked Jurisdiction over Champions League Final Replay Decision

CAS Rules that CAF ExCo Lacked Jurisdiction over Champions League Final Replay Decision

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled on 31 July 2019 that the CAF Executive Committee did not have jurisdiction to decide that the second leg of the African Champions League Final should be replayed.

The two legs of the African Champions League Final, opposing Wydad Athletic Club (of Morocco) to Espérance de Tunis (of Tunisia), were played on 24 and 31 May 2019. After Mr Grisha, the referee of the first leg, had been

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