Nacional da Madeira v CSKA Sofia

In the case CD Nacional da Madeira vs. PFC CSKA Sofia for the unrealized transfer of the player, Cassio Vargas Barbosa, to the Bulgarian club, FIFA ruled in favor of CSKA.

Nacional’s claim for EUR 500,000, plus default interest, was rejected by FIFA in its entirety. Moreover, Nacional will have to pay a considerable amount of money to FIFA as costs of proceedings, if it request the grounds of the FIFA decision.

PFC CSKA Sofia’s statement of defense was prepared by Georgi Gradev.