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English FA handed €5,000 fine

Published: Wednesday 20 June 2012, 17.05CET
The Football Association of England (FA) has been fined €5,000 by UEFA's Control and Disciplinary Body for the inappropriate conduct of fans during the game against Sweden.
English FA handed €5,000 fine
England's Scott Parker and Sweden's Sebastian Larsson in action ©Getty Images

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UEFA decision on Mr. Carlo Tavecchio Today, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has rendered its final decision concerning Mr Carlo Tavecchio, President of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC). Following a request for information made by UEFA to the FIGC, on 20 August 2014 the UEFA Chief Ethics and Disciplinary Inspector opened a disciplinary investigation regarding alleged racist comments made by Mr. Tavecchio during his FIGC presidential election campaign. At the request of the UEFA Chief Ethics and Disciplinary Inspector disciplinary proceedings were opened against Mr. Tavecchio on 29 September 2014. After having analysed the case file and the statements submitted by both parties, the CEDB has decided, based on Articles 6, 7, 14(1) and 34(5) DR [in the spirit of UEFA’s Resolution entitled European Football united against racism] and taking into account Mr. Tavecchio’s decision to immediately refrain from participating in any UEFA’s activity pending the resolution of the matter, as follows: -        Mr. Tavecchio will be ineligible for any position as a UEFA Official for a period of six months starting from the communication of this decision; -       Mr. Tavecchio will not participate in the next UEFA Congress scheduled for 24 March 2015; -       Mr. Tavecchio will organise a special event in Italy aimed at increasing awareness and compliance with the principles of UEFA’s Resolution entitled European Football united against racism. According to Article 63 of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations, the CEDB decision is immediately enforceable.

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Published: Wednesday 20 June 2012, 17.05CET

English FA handed €5,000 fine

The Football Association of England (FA) has been fined €5,000 by UEFA's Control and Disciplinary Body for the inappropriate conduct of fans during the game against Sweden.

The Football Association of England (FA) has been fined €5,000 by the UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body for the inappropriate conduct of their supporters – attempted invasion of the field of play – at the UEFA EURO 2012 Group D match against Sweden in Kyiv on Friday 15 June.

An appeal may be lodged against this decision within 24 hours of the dispatch of the reasoned decision.

Last updated: 13/02/14 11.10CET

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