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Proceedings against DFB and FPF

Published: Sunday 10 June 2012, 17.30CET
Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the DFB and FPF following Saturday's UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match between Germany and Portugal in Lviv.
Proceedings against DFB and FPF
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Published: Sunday 10 June 2012, 17.30CET

Proceedings against DFB and FPF

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the DFB and FPF following Saturday's UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match between Germany and Portugal in Lviv.

UEFA today confirms that it has opened two disciplinary proceedings following Saturday's UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match between Germany and Portugal in Lviv.

The German Football Association (DFB) is charged with the throwing of missiles by its supporters, while the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) faces proceedings for a delayed kick-off to the second half. The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body will deal with the case on Thursday 14 June.

Last updated: 13/02/14 12.09CET

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