FIFA investigates 'ineligible' Bolivia abecedarian in rs gold Apple Cup ByAssociated Columnist Published: 12:13 EST, 7 October 2016 | Updated: 12:13 EST, 7 October 2016 e-mail ZURICH (AP) — FIFA is investigating complaints from Chile and Peru that Bolivia fielded an disqualified abecedarian adjoin them in Apple Cup condoning matches.
FIFA is "gathering the all-important admonition and affidavit to appraise the bearings and adjudge on abeyant next steps," the apple soccer physique said Friday.If FIFA rules for Chile, the Copa America champions could accretion two credibility in their ailing bid to adeptness the 2018 affray in Russia.
Brazil¿s Neymar, center, fights for the affray with Bolivia¿s Ronald Raldes, right, during a 2018 Apple Cup condoning soccer bout in Natal, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)Chile, which absent 3-0 at Ecuador on Thursday, is currently 5 credibility off a complete accomplishment abode at the amidst date of the 10-team South American group. The top four advanced and the fifth-place team, currently Argentina, enters a playoff adjoin a aggregation from Oceania.
The complaints from Chile and Peru are about Paraguay-born apostle Nelson Cabrera, who advanced played for its civic team.Bolivia acclimated the 33-year-old Cabrera as a backward acting in assault Peru 2-0 in La Paz on Sept. 1, and 5 canicule afterwards in a 0-0 draw adjoin Chile in Santiago.