Bendtner proceedings opened

Proceedings have been opened by UEFA against Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner for improper conduct at Wednesday's UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Portugal in Lviv.

Nicklas Bendtner of Denmark attends a press conference ahead of their UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Portugal
Nicklas Bendtner of Denmark attends a press conference ahead of their UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Portugal ©Getty Images

UEFA has today announced that disciplinary proceedings have been opened against Denmark's Nicklas Bendtner for improper conduct (Law 4 of the Laws of the Game) at the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Portugal in Lviv on Wednesday 13 June.

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case on Monday.