Adjudicatory Chamber FIFA Ethics Committee
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Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions David Chung
2019-03-01



Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions David Chung




The adjudicatory chamber of the independent
Ethics Committee has found David Chung, former President of the Papua New
Guinea Football Association, former President of the Oceania Football
Confederation and former member of the FIFA Council, guilty of having offered
and accepted gifts, as well as having acted under a conflict of interest, in
violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.

The investigation against Mr Chung was
opened on 3 May 2018. In its decision, the adjudicatory chamber found that Mr Chung
had breached art. 20 (Offering and accepting gifts or other benefits) and
art. 19 (Conflicts of interest) of the 2018 edition of the FIFA Code of Ethics
and banned him for six years and six months from all football-related activities
(administrative, sports or any other) at both national and international level.
Additionally, a fine in the amount of CHF 100,000 has been imposed on Mr Chung.

The decision was notified
to Mr Chung today, the date on which the ban comes into force.  Fédération Internationale de Football Association FIFA-Strasse 20 P.O. Box 8044 Zurich Switzerland FIFA Media Department Tel : +41-(0)43 222 7272 E-Mail: media@fifa.org www.FIFA.com Follow us on Twitter: @fifamedia and youtube.com/FIFA Facebook: www.facebook.com/fifa Unsubscribe: {{PROFILE_URL}} (c) YUM Newsletter System