The transfer of Nigeria interna-tional striker, Peter Odemwingie from West Bromwich Albion to Cardiff is being investigated by the Football Association (England FA).
The Nigeria striker’s subsequent January move to Stoke is also part of the dispute.
The issue is now heading for an FA tribunal.
Albion have not yet commented on the matter but there is absolutely no suggestion of any wrong-doing on their part.
Odemwingie was part of the Nigeria squad that reached the round of 16 at the 2014 Fifa World Cup.
The forward who netted the Super Eagles’ winner against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Brazil has been capped 65 times by Nigeria at the senior level.