France keeper Lloris gets 20-month ban for drink-driving

France keeper Lloris gets 20-month ban for drink-driving

Tottenham and France goal keeper Hugo Lloris arrives at Westminster Magistrates Court in London on September 12. (REUTERS)   September 12, (Reuters): France’s World Cup-winning captain Hugo Lloris has been banned from driving for 20 months and fined after pleading guilty to a charge of drink driving, British media reported on Wednesday.   The 31-year-old […]

Former FIFA vice-president Chung’s ban cut to 15 months

ZURICH, February 10 (REUTERS): Former FIFA vice president Chung Mong-joon’s ban from soccer has been cut from five years to 15 months by sport’s highest tribunal, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).   CAS said that it had found “mitigating factors” to reduce the South Korean’s ban, imposed for violating FIFA’s code of ethics, […]

Ex-U.N. chief Ban to make decision on political future ‘soon’

Ex-U.N. chief Ban to make decision on political future ‘soon’

SEOUL, January 12 (Reuters) – Former U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon arrived home in South Korea on Thursday and said he will make a decision soon on his political career, amid expectations he will run in an election that may come early if President Park Geun-hye is forced from office.   Ban, 72 is among front-runners […]