Mark Stewart deadline extended by Court of Arbitration for Sport

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mark Stewart Mark Stewart

City must wait a further three weeks to see if they will have to cough up for Mark Stewart.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport have put back the deadline for their ruling from this Saturday to Friday, February 7.

The decision to extend it - which CAS said is due to "unforeseen circumstances - will be seen by the club as potentially good news.

They currently stand to fork out £217,000 to Falkirk in training compensation plus costs, amounting to around £250,000.

City appealed FIFA's ruling and that hearing took place at the CAS headquarters in Lausanne in Switzerland on November 25.

The longer it takes for the panel to deliberate, the more City will feel they have put forward a strong case.

It is understood that the club have already put the money aside should their fight to overturn the cash demand fail.

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2:43pm Wed 15 Jan 14

Scargutt2 says...

Why don't we just make an offer to settle this?

I reckon we should offer £1 million for every goal he scored for us.
Why don't we just make an offer to settle this? I reckon we should offer £1 million for every goal he scored for us. Scargutt2

10:52pm Wed 15 Jan 14

torreyman says...

instead of giving Falkirk any money give them Andy Grey problem solved
instead of giving Falkirk any money give them Andy Grey problem solved torreyman

12:09pm Thu 16 Jan 14

Michael Clayton says...

torreyman wrote:
instead of giving Falkirk any money give them Andy Grey problem solved
Do you actually support the club? Andy Gray was an important member of the successful 2012/3 squad.
[quote][p][bold]torreyman[/bold] wrote: instead of giving Falkirk any money give them Andy Grey problem solved[/p][/quote]Do you actually support the club? Andy Gray was an important member of the successful 2012/3 squad. Michael Clayton

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