FIFA has banned for life Rosnick Grant, former head of the referees of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF). The World Football Association is punishing him because Grant has been found guilty of abusing his position and sexual harassment. Grant also has to pay a fine of 100,000 Swiss francs, which is more than 92,000 euros.
Grant, a former international referee, was provisionally suspended from all football-related activities in February. That suspension was extended in June pending an investigation into his conduct.
“The trial chamber of the Independent Ethics Committee has found Mr Rosnick Grant guilty of abusing his position and committing sexual harassment and abuse, including coercion and threats, in violation of FIFA’s code of ethics,” the World Football Association said in a statement. a statement.
Grant was not immediately available for comment via the Haitian Football Association.