French club Marseille sack Adil Rami for gross misconduct

Last Updated: Aug 13 2019 16:52
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FOOTBALL- French Ligue 1 club Marseille has sacked Adil Rami for skipping training to take part in a TV reality show.

As per reports, Marseille sacked the World Cup winner for gross misconduct following a disciplinary procedure. Though the club did not give any reason for sacking him, L'Equipe sports daily says the defender had been under investigation ever since he missed training to take part in a TV reality show.

Over the summer, Rami was left out of Marseille's pre-season tour to the United States and was also dropped from the club's opening match of the season on Saturday.