JOHANNESBURG Feb 26 Burkina Faso have been
found guilty of using two over-age players in an Olympic
qualifier and had their 2-0 win over Ghana turned into a 3-0
defeat, world soccer's governing body FIFA said on Monday.
Burkina Faso used over-age players Saidou Mady
Panandetiguiri and Fousseni Traore in their first-leg victory in
the first round of African qualifiers for the 2008 Beijing
Ghana will host the second leg on March 25.
Panandetiguiri, who plays for Belgian club Lokeren, and
Traore were born before the age deadline of Jan. 1, 1985.