Player Handed Six-Month Ban For Offensive Gesture

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Iranian striker Issa Alekasir has been handed a six-month ban by the Asian Football Confederation for a “discriminatory gesture” just hours before he was due to lead his club Persepolis into the semifinals of the Asian Champions League. The 30-year-old forward, who has scored four times in the last three games in the competition, received […]



Source: Leadership Newspaper