Siasia Turns Beggar, Needs $99k To Appeal FIFA Life Ban

Siasia $99k Appeal FIFA Life Ban

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia needs ₦36m ($99k) to appeal the life ban sanction imposed on him by FIFA over alleged match-fixing.

Siasia, who revealed this on Wednesday, said failure to secure the money would affect his appeal of the life ban.

According to him, the inability to get the money before October 10 would mean that he can no longer appeal the sanction.

Siasia appealed to the Federal Government and Nigerians for help, reiterating that he was innocent of the allegations.

He said, “My mum is with kidnappers for almost three months, friends and my government have abandoned me. It costs ₦36m to start my appeal against the FIFA ban at CAS. It’s crazy. If I don’t pay before October 10, the appeal off.”

Siasia’s outcry is coming 25 days after the Nigeria Football Federation offered to give legal support to him.

The NFF said it had set up a team of lawyers to review the life ban sanction imposed on former Nigeria player.

SEE ALSO: ‘I’m Fighting For My Life’ – Cristiano Ronaldo’s Mother Reveals

While Siasia’s 79-year-old mother, Beauty Ogere, was kidnapped on July 5, FIFA banned him on August 25.

Share or comment on this article:


If you liked this post, then please follow us on Twitter. And you can also subscribe to our YouTube Channel for exciting soccer videos.

PAY ATTENTION: Hurry Now! Click to learn to predict and bet to win BIG on NairaBet.

Brazil vs Nigeria 1-1 Joe Aribo Goal | GoalBall TV


News You May Like:

Disclaimer & Comment Rules
Note: Comments do not reflect GoalBall’s opinions. They are the personal view of our users. We wish to keep this as open and unregulated as possible. However, rude or foul language, discriminative comments spamming or any other offensive or inappropriate behaviour will not be tolerated. Comments must be in English. See our comment policy.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *