Agent charged by FA

07 October 2009 12:05
// A bit of a hack but it works// The article snippet is wrapped onto a second line, even when #article-sub is emptyif( $("div#article-sub").children().length == 0 ) {$("div#article-sub").remove();} Agent Sam Stapleton has been charged by the Football Association in relation to Zoltan Gera's transfer to Fulham.[LNB] Stapleton, an authorised representative, is alleged to have breached agent regulations.[LNB]The charge relates to Gera's switch to Fulham from West Brom in July 2008.[LNB]Stapleton is said to have acted on behalf of Fulham in the deal, having previously worked for Gera during contract negotiations with West Brom in June 2008.[LNB]In addition, Stapleton has been charged with 'failing to enter into a written representation contract with the player and/or failing to lodge the representation contract with The FA', according to a statement on the governing body's official website.[LNB]Stapleton now has 14 days in which to respond to the charge.[LNB]

Source: SKY_Sports