Soccer

Caf purge continues with sacking of number two Amaju Pinnick

21 July 2019 - 00:00 By Reuters

Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Ahmad Ahmad fired his deputy Amaju Pinnick this week just as global governing body Fifa was releasing details of a road map to put the crisis-hit organisation back on its feet.

Ahmad, who is being investigated by Fifa's ethics committee for alleged corruption, sacked Pinnick, the president of the Nigerian Football Federation, at a hastily-assembled meeting of the Caf executive committee...

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