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Bechem United's Samuel Osei Kuffour handed matches ban, fined by GFA

By Vincent Ashitey
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The Disciplinary Committee of the Ghana Football Association has announced decision on a misconduct case involving Samuel Osei Kuffour, a player of Bechem United FC.

Osei Kuffour has been handed a two-match ban and a fine of Gh¢1,000 for intentionally kicking player number 11 of Asante Kotoko SC (Frank Thierry Etouga Mbella) during a Premier League game at Bechem.

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He was charged for a breach of Article 34(6)(d) of the GFA Premier League Regulations, 2019.

According to the Disciplinary Committee, Osei Kuffour pleaded not guilty to the incident in their Premier League game against Kotoko.

Below is the decision of the Ghana FA disciplinary Committee on Samuel Osei Kuffour.

  • 1. A fine of GHc1,000 is hereby imposed on Samuel Osei Kuffour in accordance with Article 6.1(c) of the GFA Disciplinary Code
  • 2. That Samuel Osei Kuffour is hereby handed a two-match ban in accordance with Article 12(b) of the GFA Disciplinary Code.
  • 3. Samuel Osei Kuffour is warned that any future misconduct shall receive a more severe punishment.