Welcome to Afrique Sports for the MORNING of THURSDAY 10 JUNE 2021. We are starting with the AS Vita club. FIFA imposed a fine of 82,000 euros on the Congolese team. AS Vita Club loses an administrative battle against Difaa El Jadida in the transfer file of its player Ricky Tulenge Sindani to the opposing club. He is ordered to pay a fine of $ 100,000 with interest of 5% per year from June 29, 2020 until the deadline for effective payment.
If the DRC champion club does not pay these fees within 45 days, it will receive more severe penalties. The Moroccan training, tired of returning to its funds, had filed a complaint with FIFA in 2019, for non-compliance with payment as stipulated in the clauses, concerning the transfer of Ricky Tulenge.
Algeria: reassuring news for Atal and Ounas
-Let’s go to Algeria. The Algerian federation gave reassuring news for Youcef Atal and Adam Ounas. On the squad side, everyone was present at the start of the session (6:00 p.m.), except for Adam OUNAS and Youcef ATAL who worked in the gym before following the training from the edge of the field. Their state of health is reassuring, said the FAF. Both players could therefore be at Belmadi’s disposal to play against Tunisia today.
FC Metz: Aston Villa makes a big offer for Pape Sarr
-A passage with Pope Matar Sarr. Currently in selection, the young midfielder stirs up envy both in France and in Europe. Arrived last September at FC Metz from the Génération Foot academy in Senegal, Pape Sarr is one of the revelations of this Ligue 1 season.
Having become an indisputable holder during the second half of the Garnets season, the 18-year-old defensive midfielder has caught the eye of many European teams, including OGC Nice and especially Aston Villa. English club Aston Villa would be ready to put 27 million euros on the table to secure the services of FC Metz midfielder.
UEFA: Real-Barça-Juve, procedure suspended
– Let’s go to Europe. Respite for Real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Juventus Turin. In a statement released on Wednesday, UEFA announced its decision to suspend “until further notice” the proceedings against the last three clubs which have not officially left the Super League project.
“Following the initiation of disciplinary proceedings against FC Barcelona, Juventus FC and Real Madrid CF for a potential violation of UEFA’s legal framework in the context of the so-called ‘Super League’ project, the Commission de ‘UEFA’s appeal has decided to suspend the proceedings until further notice, ”said the European body.
Euro 2020: Karim Benzema’s length of absence is known
-Let’s talk about Benzema’s state of health, and the news from RMC Sport is optimistic. In contact with the entourage of the player, the media affirms that “the muscle deflated during the night and that the pain was less important today”.
However, no risk will be taken with the native of Lyon who should resume training with his teammates in two to three days. More fear than harm for Karim Benzema, who should be handed over for the first shock of Euro 2020 next Tuesday (9 p.m.), against Germany.
Tottenham: Mourinho did not digest his departure
-Let’s finish with the Special One. José Mourinho was kicked out of his Tottenham managerial post two months ago. Since this episode, the Portuguese coach has been able to bounce back since he signed up with AS Roma. But, that doesn’t stop him from being upbeat about how his collaboration with Spurs ended.
“A final at Wembley is more than a dream, I played first in the new Wembley and every time I go there is more than a dream and to have a chance to win a trophy with a club that does not have much of course. It was a double dream, ”revealed Mourinho with a dose of bitterness.