Yesterday, on May 19, the sports arbitration court of Lausanne passed the decision on "Matuzalem's business".
About it reports a press - FC "Shakhter" service.
According to a verdict, ex-the captain of "miners" Franselino Matuzal, on July 5, 2007 unilaterally broken-off contract with "Miner" and signed the new agreement with "Zaragosa", is obliged to pay to Donetsk club compensation of 11 858 934 euros plus of 5% per annum for every year, since July 5 and to this day. Thus, each "overdue" day increases the amount of payment which makes today about 13 million euros.
The court decided: responsibility for compensation of the damage caused by FC "Shakhter" to define solidary between Franselino Matuzalem and "Zaragosa". That is that part of the sum which will be not paid by the football player, the football club "Zaragosa" has to compensate. The decision comes into force from the moment of its announcement.