Bocanegra. Maribor formally protest to UEFA.

Maribor have sent a written protest to UEFA about  the eligibility of US citizen Carlos Bocanegra  who played for Rangers in last week’s Europa league tie in Slovenia.

A UEFA spokesman said:

“UEFA can confirm that the club NK Maribor has sent a protest to UEFA following the UEFA Europa League Play-off match NK Maribor vs Rangers FC played on 18 August 2011 in Maribor. The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body will deal with this protest in due course.”

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