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UEFA sanctions for Montpellier

Published: Wednesday 10 October 2012, 10.07CET
The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down sanctions to Montpellier Hérault SC following last week's UEFA Champions League group stage match at FC Schalke 04.
UEFA sanctions for Montpellier
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The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has taken the following decisions: Match: UEFA Champions League 2014/15 Group D, Borussia Dortmund vs. Galatasaray AŞ (4-1) played on 4 November in Germany Borussia Dortmund: Charges: Throwing of objects – Art. 16 (2) (b) UEFA Disciplinary Regulations; Crowd disturbance – Art 16 (2) (h) DR; Insufficient organization - Art 16 (1) DR Sanction: Borussia Dortmund have been fined €32,000 Galatasaray AŞ: Charges: Crowd disturbances – Art. 16 (2) (f) DR; Field invasions by supporters - Art. 16 (2) (a) DR; Setting off/throwing of fireworks and missiles - Art. 16 (2) (b) & (c) DR Sanction: Galatasaray AŞ have been fined €70,000; The Turkish club has also been ordered to contact Borussia Dortmund within 30 days for the settlement of the damages caused by its supporters. --- Match: UEFA Champions League 2014/2015 Group H, FC BATE Borisov vs. FC Shakhtar Donetsk (0-7) played on 21 October in Belarus FC BATE Borisov: Charges: Racist behaviour of supporters – Art. 14 DR Sanction: The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has ordered the partial closure of the FC BATE Borisov stadium during the next (1) UEFA competition match in which BATE will play as the host club, and, in particular, the sector D1 of their stadium. --- Match: European Qualifier Group C, Ukraine vs. FYR Macedonia (1-0) played on 12 October in Lviv Ukraine: Charges: Racist behaviour (Art. 14 DR); Field invasions by supporters (Art. 16 (2) DR); Setting off/throwing of fireworks and missiles (Art. 16 (2) DR); use of laser pointer (Art. 16 (2) DR); Insufficient organization (Art. 38 Safety & Security Regulations); Alcohol sold during the match (Art. 36 Safety & Security Regulations) Sanction: The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has ordered the partial closure of the stadium during Ukraine’s next (1) UEFA competition match in which Ukraine will play as the host association. The sector to be closed should comprise of at least 5,000 seats. The Football Federation of Ukraine has also been fined €58,000.

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Published: Wednesday 10 October 2012, 10.07CET

UEFA sanctions for Montpellier

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down sanctions to Montpellier Hérault SC following last week's UEFA Champions League group stage match at FC Schalke 04.

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has today confirmed sanctions against Montpellier Hérault SC after their UEFA Champions League Group B match against FC Schalke 04 on 3 October.

The French club's coach René Girard has been given a €5,000 fine for improper conduct and suspended from carrying out his function for the next two UEFA competition matches. The ban for the second game is suspended for a probationary period of three years.

Montpellier have also been fined €17,000 for the throwing of missiles and fireworks by their fans, and for the improper conduct of the team (five cards or more). An appeal may be lodged against the decision within three days of receipt of the written grounds for the decision.

Last updated: 09/05/14 7.40CET

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