Abdoulaye Doucoure's goal against Liverpool capped off an excellent all-round display for the Franco-Malian midfielder.
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The Franco-Malian forward came off the bench to score one and contribute another in a 2-1 triumph.
The 32-year-old will move to the Indonesia Super Liga just over a month after he parted ways with Serie B side Ternana.
FIFA acts after Mali's sports minister "decided to dissolve the executive committee" of the national federation.
Uganda scored their first goal at the African Nations Cup since 1978 as a 1-1 Group D draw with Mali in Oyem ensured both teams were eliminated.
Asamoah Gyan became Ghana's all-time top scorer in the African Nations Cup as the Black Stars edged Mali 1-0 to book their place in the quarterfinals.
Egypt and Mali played out a goalless draw in their African Nations Cup Group D opener at Port Gentil.
Chelsea's Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel scored for Nigeria as they continued their perfect start to World Cup qualifying with a 3-1 win vs. Algeria.
Mali manager Alain Giresse has thanked Ivory Coast defender Serge Aurier for "saving the life'' of Moussa Doumbia.
Ivory Coast top Group C in their third-round World Cup qualifying campaign after coming from behind to win 3-1 at home to Mali.
Three of the five African teams at the 2014 World Cup have been drawn in the same group to qualify for the 2018 edition.
Senegal and Egypt qualified for the African Nations Cup thanks to wins against Burnundi and Tanzania.
Mustapha Yatabare scored in the 89th minute to give Mali a 1-0 win at Equatorial Guinea in African Nations Cup qualifying on Monday.
Mohamed Salah scored in stoppage time to salvage a 1-1 draw for Egypt at Nigeria in a 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier on Friday.
France head coach Didier Deschamps says there is still hope for West Ham's Dimitri Payet and Leicester's N'Golo Kante in his squad.
Leicester City's N'Golo Kante says he has still not made up his mind about whether he will represent France or Mali at international level.
Congo won the African Nations Championship title by convincingly beating Mali 3-0 in the final in Rwanda on Sunday.
Substitute Yves Bissouma scored in the 89th minute to send Mali through to the African Nations Championship final with a 1-0 win over Ivory Coast.
Aliou Dieng and Sekou Diarra starred as Mali overhauled Tunisia at the African Nations Championship on Sunday while Guinea beat Zambia on penalties.
Zambia secured their place in the African Nations Championship quarterfinals with a second straight win in the tournament, 1-0 over Uganda on Saturday
Zambia took the early lead in Group D at the African Nations Championship by beating Zimbabwe 1-0 on Tuesday.
Nigeria advanced to the third round of African qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with a 2-0 win over Swaziland on Tuesday.
Islam Slimani netted twice in the second half to save a 2-2 draw for Algeria away at Tanzania.
FC Dallas defender Bakary Soumare says he will retire at the end of the season because of recurring injuries.
Nigeria continued their fine goal scoring form by beating Mexico 4-2 in the semifinals of the Under-17 World Cup in Chile on Thursday.