$11.1m

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France in­ter­na­tional Las­sana Diarra has been or­dered to pay for­mer club Loko­mo­tiv Moscow $11.1 mil­lion for breach­ing his con­tract. The Court of Ar­bi­tra­tion for Sport (CAS) handed down the pun­ish­ment af­ter hear­ing the case of the 31-year-old, who quit the Rus­sian side in 2014 af­ter just a year hav­ing suf­fered a salary cut. Diarra, who now plays for Mar­seille, said: “I will ac­cept the sit­u­a­tion as I have al­ways done.”

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