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Proceedings against DFB

Published: Tuesday 19 June 2012, 12.40CET
Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the German Football Association (DFB) for spectator-related incidents at the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Denmark.
Proceedings against DFB
Germany took on Denmark in their final Group B game ©Getty Images

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Published: Tuesday 19 June 2012, 12.40CET

Proceedings against DFB

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the German Football Association (DFB) for spectator-related incidents at the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Denmark.

UEFA today confirms that it has opened disciplinary proceedings against the German Football Association (DFB) following the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match between Germany and Denmark in Lviv on Sunday 17 June.

The DFB is charged with the setting-off of fireworks and the improper conduct of supporters (display of inappropriate banners and symbols, and inappropriate chanting).

The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body will deal with the case on Saturday 23 June.

Last updated: 13/02/14 11.10CET

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