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DFB handed fine of €25,000

Published: Monday 25 June 2012, 17.55CET
The German Football Association (DFB) has been fined €25,000 by the UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body due to the improper conduct of supporters at the match against Denmark.
DFB handed fine of €25,000
Germany beat Denmark 2-1 in their final Group B game ©Getty Images

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Published: Monday 25 June 2012, 17.55CET

DFB handed fine of €25,000

The German Football Association (DFB) has been fined €25,000 by the UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body due to the improper conduct of supporters at the match against Denmark.

The German Football Association (DFB) has been fined €25,000 by the UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body.

The charges relate to the improper conduct of their supporters at the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B match against Denmark in Lviv on Sunday 17 June.

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

Last updated: 09/05/14 9.19CET

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