The Football Kenya Federation has suspended all clubs that
participate in ‘unsanctioned leagues’ organized by Extreme Sports Limited.
In a letter written by the General Secretary addressed to all FKF
branches, the Federation also suspended all officials’ from clubs participating
in the leagues organized by Extreme sports for a period of six years.
Here is how the letter reads:
The football Kenya
Federation national Executive committee in its meeting on the 10th
of August 2016 adopted the following resolutions on individuals, clubs and
players who organize and participate in unsanctioned football leagues and
Tournaments organized by the company known as Extreme Sports Limited.
1. All clubs that Participate
in leagues and Tournaments that are organized by Extreme sports Limited are
suspended for a period of six years from the date of this notice.
2.Suspension of all
individuals involved in organization of Extreme sports leagues and Tournaments
whether they are currently members or will seek to be members of FKF in the
future for a period of six years from the date of this notice.
3. Suspension of all
officials of clubs participating in leagues and Tournaments organized by
Extreme Sports Limited for a period of six years from the date of this notice.
4. All players
participating in leagues and Tournaments Organized by Extreme Sports Limited
are free players and can join other clubs during the specified transfer period.
The FKF-affiliated club that the player joins will appear as the first club in
the player’s passport. The clubs participating in the Leagues and tournaments Organized
by Extreme Sports Limited will therefore not accrue benefits such as Transfer
fees, training compensation or solidarity payments when the players move from
one club to another.
Extreme Sports limited is yet to comment on the matter.