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Luiz Adriano suspended for one match

Published: Tuesday 27 November 2012, 18.37CET
FC Shakhtar Donetsk forward Luiz Adriano has been suspended for one match for violation of the principles of conduct during the UEFA Champions League game against FC Nordsjælland.
Luiz Adriano suspended for one match
UEFA's Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down a one-match ban to Luiz Adriano ©UEFA.com

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Published: Tuesday 27 November 2012, 18.37CET

Luiz Adriano suspended for one match

FC Shakhtar Donetsk forward Luiz Adriano has been suspended for one match for violation of the principles of conduct during the UEFA Champions League game against FC Nordsjælland.

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body today decided to suspend Luiz Adriano for one match.

The suspension applies to next week's UEFA Champions League group stage game between FC Shakhtar Donetsk and Juventus in Ukraine. The Shakhtar player has also been required to perform one full day of community football service.

Luiz Adriano had been charged with violation of the principles of conduct (Article 5, UEFA Disciplinary Regulations) during last week's UEFA Champions League Group E match against FC Nordsjælland in Copenhagen.

Last updated: 09/05/14 7.18CET

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