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Disciplinary decisions against Rangers

Discussion in 'Sports' started by engmtolera, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. engmtolera

    engmtolera Verified User

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    The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has confirmed the following sanctions against Rangers FC after the two legs of their UEFA Europa League round of 16 tie against PSV Eindhoven.

    Following a charge of discriminatory behaviour at the first leg away to PSV on 10 March, Rangers have been fined €40,000. The club is also restricted from selling any tickets to its supporters for two away matches in UEFA club competition (with the respective home clubs also not authorised to sell tickets to Rangers supporters). This ban applies to Rangers' next away match and is suspended for the second away match for a probationary period of three years.

    The Control and Disciplinary Body also fined the Scottish club a further €40,000 for discriminatory behaviour at the second leg in Glasgow on 17 March, and ordered Rangers to play their next home UEFA club competition match behind closed doors. However, this sanction is deferred for a probationary period of three years.

    An appeal by the club must be made within three days of the dispatch of the reasoned decision.