Amrouche ban reduced
31 August 2014, 10:10
Nairobi - Former Kenya coach Adel Amrouche has had his one-year ban reduced to six matches after meeting with CAF's appeals board.
The 46-year-old was handed the 12-month suspension after being found
guilty of spitting at a match official during Kenya's Africa Cup of
Nations qualifier against Comoros in May.
subsequently sacked by the Harambee Stars, with former Gor Mahia boss
Bobby Williamson handed the reins earlier this week.
And Amrouche will now have to pay a fine of 10,000 US dollars, while his suspension has been downgraded to six games.
to reports, CAF's appeals board ruled that there was "no certainty as
to the facts alleged" against the coach, although they did point out
that he "was not blameless".
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