The League Management Company has slammed a 10-match ban on billionaire businessman FC Ifeanyi Ubah boss Ifeanyi Ubah for assaulting Heartland FC goalkeeper o Ebele Obi who is the elder brother of Super Eagles Captain Mikel.
After the emergence of video footage of the incident, the body slammed the billionaire with 10-match ban and a fine of N2.5m.
The League Management Company Statement states:
“Chief Dr Ifeanyi Ubah, proprietor of FC Ifeanyi ubah, is suspended from all #NPFL match venues for the next 10 matches”
“He has now been fined N2.5m because LMC found him guilty of encroaching field of play & assaulting Heartland player Ebele Obi.
“The fabled billionaire is expected to offer a letter of apology & an undertaking to be a good ambassador of the #NPFL.
“The LMC further bans all self-procured security services other than those sanctioned by the LMC from all #NPFL match venues henceforth.
“4 of the 10-match #NPFL ban is suspended for a probationary period till the end of the season.
“Ubah has up till 5pm on Saturday to appeal this decision if he objects the ruling.