Disciplinary Sanction: CAS 2017/A/5272 KF Skënderbeu v. AFA

Disciplinary Sanction: CAS 2017/A/5272 KF Skënderbeu v. AFA

Definite disciplinary sanctions cannot be imposed based on a mere suspicion.

Facts/Procedure

Since 2010, the UEFA Betting Fraud Detection System (BFDS) has identified more than 50 matches involving the Club where the results were allegedly manipulated for betting purposes.

On 1 June 2016, UEFA’s Appeals Body rendered a decision against the Club and a CAS award confirmed such decision on 26 July 2016, in CAS 2016/A/4650.

On 23 June 2017, the Albanian Football Association (AFA) Ethics Committee, issued a...

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