We care about football

Fenerbahçe sanctions announced

Published: Thursday 24 January 2013, 19.20CET
UEFA's Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down sanctions to Fenerbahçe SK following incidents at their UEFA Europa League match against VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Fenerbahçe sanctions announced
Fenerbahçe will play their next UEFA Europa League home game behind closed doors ©UEFA.com

Latest updates

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has taken the following decisions:   Match: UEFA Champions League 2014/2015 Group B, FC Basel 1893 vs. Liverpool FC (1:0) played on 1 October in Switzerland FC Basel 1893 Charges: Throwing of objects – art 16 (2) (b) DR Sanction: FC Basel 1893 have been fined 40,000€.   ---   Match: UEFA Champions League 2014/2015 Group D, Arsenal FC vs. Galatasaray A.Ş. (4:1) played on 1 October in England Galatasaray A.Ş. Charges: Setting off/ throwing of fireworks & missiles – art. 16 (2) (b) & (c) DR; Crowd disturbance – art 16 (2) (f) DR Sanction: Galatasaray A.Ş. have been fined 50,000€. The Turkish team have also been ordered to contact Arsenal FC within 30 days for the settlement of the damages caused by its supporters.   Arsenal FC Charges: Insufficient organization (lack of body searching) – art. 16 (1) DR Sanction: The CEDB has decided to close the disciplinary proceedings opened against Arsenal FC.   ---   Match: UEFA Europa League 2014/2015 Group G, Feyenoord vs. R. Standard de Liège (2:1) played on 2 October in the Netherlands Feyenoord Charges: Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) (c) DR; Insufficient organization (stairways blocked) - Art. 38 Safety & Security rag Sanction: Feyenoord have been fined 15,000€.   R. Standard de Liège Match: UEFA Europa League 2014/2015, Feyenoord vs. R. Standard de Liège (2:1) played on 2 October in the Netherlands Charges: Crowd disturbance - Art. 16 (2) (h) DR; Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) (c) DR Sanction: R. Standard de Liège have been fined 17,000€.   ---   Match: European Qualifier Group B, Andorra vs. Wales (1:2) played on 9 September in Andorra Andorran Football Federation Charges: Insufficient organization: field invasion by supporters of the away team – Art. 16 (1) DR; Improper conduct of the team (5 cards or more) - Art. 15 (4) DR Sanction: The Andorran Football Federation has been fined 10,000€.   Football Association of Wales Charges: Field invasions by supporters - Art. 16 (2) letter a) of the DR Sanction: The Football Association of Wales has been fined 5,000€.

Regulations

Disciplinary organisation and cases

Match-fixing prevention

Published: Thursday 24 January 2013, 19.20CET

Fenerbahçe sanctions announced

UEFA's Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down sanctions to Fenerbahçe SK following incidents at their UEFA Europa League match against VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach.

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has handed down sanctions to Fenerbahçe SK following incidents at their UEFA Europa League match against VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach on 6 December 2012. The club were charged with the throwing of missiles and/or fireworks by their supporters and with insufficient organisation.

The Turkish team have been ordered to play their next UEFA Europa League home game behind closed doors. This applies to their round of 32 second-leg fixture against FC BATE Borisov on 21 February.

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary has decided to revoke the suspended sanction against Fenerbahçe of playing one UEFA club competition match behind closed doors following a previous disciplinary decision of 18 October after similar incidents occurred at their game against FC Spartak Moskva on 29 August 2012.

The Turkish team have also been fined €40,000.

An appeal may be lodged against this decision within three days of the dispatch of the reasoned decision.

Last updated: 09/05/14 6.49CET

Related information

http://www.uefa.com/disciplinary/news/newsid=1913731.html#fenerbahce+sanctions+announced

  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.