On Wednesday,FIFA reportedly announced that a disciplinary action would be taken against the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon for their gross misconduct against England in their world cup match.
England was the better team in the game, and they won by three goals to Nil, but the game was interrupted and marred by Video Assistant Review controversy, which saw Cameroon rejecting the referees decision twice and refusing to start play.
A FIFA statement said: “Following the Round of 16 match between Cameroon and England on the 23 June at the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019, we can confirm that proceedings have now been opened by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee against the Cameroonian Football Association for alleged breaches related to article 52 (team misconduct) and article 57 (offensive behavior and fair play) of the FIFA Disciplinary Code.
“As proceedings are now ongoing, please understand that no further comment can be made at this stage. Further updates will be provided in due course.”
The game witnessed further confusion after Ajara pulled a goal back and it was ruled out as offside by the Video Assistant Review.
England coach Phil Neville express his dis-satisfactory feelings over the Cameroonian behavior.