Tweet lands Sagbo two-match ban

first_img Sagbo admitted the offence and was originally handed a £15,000 fine, warned as to his future conduct and ordered to complete a compulsory education course. But the Football Association appealed against the sanction on the grounds it was “so unduly lenient as to be unreasonable”. Press Association An appeal board upheld the challenge and Sagbo will now miss Hull’s first two games of the new season. A statement on thefa.com read: “At a hearing, an Independent Appeal Board upheld the FA’s appeal against the original sanction imposed and ordered that Sagbo be suspended for Hull City’s first two competitive first-team matches of the 2014-15 season in addition to the £15,000 fine and attendance at an education programme. “This decision is final and binding and there is no right of further challenge.” Anelka performed the controversial gesture after scoring for West Brom against West Ham in December. In February, the striker was banned for five matches and fined £80,000. He then declared he was quitting West Brom, who sacked him for gross misconduct. center_img Hull striker Yannick Sagbo has been banned for two matches for a tweet he sent supporting Nicolas Anelka’s use of the quenelle gesture.last_img read more

Digicel Schools Football championship moves to Regions 3, 5 and 6

first_imgACTION in the seventh edition of the Digicel Schools Football tournament now moves to Regions Three, Five and Six today, as teams set their sights on the $1M first place prize.In Region Five, Mahaicony Secondary will do battle with Belladrum Secondary at the Belladrum ground in West Berbice from 15:30hrs.Over at Burnham Park in New Amsterdam, Berbice High School will collide with Berbice Educational Institute at 15:30hrs.Vreed-en-Hoop and Patentia will square off at L’Aventure ground from 15:30hrs.The tournament, which features 150 schools, representing the 10 administrative regions of Guyana, kicked off on Monday at the Leonora Track and Field Facility, where Essequibo Islands Secondary inflicted a 6-1 drubbing over Parika/Salem Secondary.Meanwhile, the tournament will continue tomorrow with West Demerara Secondary versus L’Aventure Secondary at the L’Aventure ground, Novar Secondary versus Berbice School of Excellence at the Belladrum ground and Canje Secondary will take on New Amsterdam Secondary at Burnham Park.All matches start at 15:30hrs.One million dollars will go the winning school for a project of their choice, while second through fourth will pocket $700 000, $400 000 and $350 000 respectively. However, the winners of each zone win $100 000 towards a school project. (Rawle Toney)last_img read more

Microgaming varies themes and feature sets on four new slots

first_img StumbleUpon Delasport elevates online casino offering with Betsoft deal June 3, 2020 Gamesys tops list for GambleAware Q1 donations July 10, 2020 Related Articles Submit Soft2Bet: Why diversification of white label products is essential in complex times May 28, 2020 Share Share Microgaming has this month confirmed the launch of four new online slots, “each bringing a different theme and feature set” for its players.Candy Dreams, Forbidden Throne and Fortune Girl went live on 3 May, while Goldwyn’s Fairies, the first ever game by Just For The Win, will be released on 17 May.With 720 ways to win and up to 110,000.00 credits available, the Candy Dreams slot also includes a Candy Planet bonus when three or more bonus scatters land.There is also the potential for a big bonus on Forbidden Throne, in which players are kept engaged via one guaranteed stacked wild on every spin. When all five reels are filled with wilds, the reward is a 500x the line bet.Meanwhile, players on Fortune Girl can unlock a stream of mystery symbols that collectively transform into a random symbol, which allows for big wins across multiple lines.David Reynolds, Games Publisher at Microgaming, commented: “We’re delivering a whole host of games for May, each bringing a different theme and feature set. Candy Dreams lends on the popularity of candy-themed games in mobile and social gaming, so we expect this to do particularly well on the mobile platform.“Guaranteed wilds in the epic Forbidden Throne will ensure players are entertained throughout, while mystery symbols in Fortune Girl and their ability to reveal scatters, we believe will become a player-favourite. Goldwyn’s Fairies is a beautifully designed game comprising three different wild symbols, with gripping base game and free spin features that will enchant players.”last_img read more