FA dismisses charge against Mark Sampson over alleged racist remark

20 January 2020 16:22
• Accusation of remark in Stevenage transfer meeting not proven• Former England Women manager is a coach at League Two clubThe Football Assocation has dismissed a misconduct charge against Mark Sampson after an allegation that the Stevenage first-team coach made racially discriminatory remarks was found not proven by an independent disciplinary commission.Sampson is understood to be hugely relieved by the outcome of what he maintained was a “malicious” claim and Stevenage’s chairman, Phil Wallace, said he was “delighted” but “unsurprised” by a ruling which lifts the lid on the acrimony surrounding the dismissal of the club’s former manager, Dino Maamria, and his goalkeeping coach, Ali Uzunhasanoglu. Related: Stevenage's Mark Sampson charged by FA over offensive remark about player Continue reading......read full article

Source: TheGuardian