Matuzalem – The CAS increases FIFA DRC Award on FIFA Article 17 case - Decision of 19 May 2009

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    The decision is lengthy and well reasoned, and its publication is timely with the end of the season imminent. Its findings restore the contractual stability that the Webster decision undermined.

    This is a copy of an article written by Stephen Sampson, Partner & Head of the Sports Law Group.

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