Good, Juventus and Eintracht Frankfurt handed fines and stadium closures by UEFA after violence and ‘racist behaviour’ at European video games… with one fan of the Bundesliga membership making an alleged Nazi salute
- UEFA has handed numerous punishments for latest crowd hassle incidents
- Eintracht Frankfurt charged with ‘acts of violence and racist behaviour’
- Bundesliga membership condemned a fan who appeared to carry out a fascist salute
- Ligue 1 membership Good compelled to play their subsequent European recreation in an empty stadium
- Juventus have additionally been charged following ‘racist behaviour’ of followers at PSG
- A suspended punishment in opposition to Marseille from June has additionally been triggered
Good, Eintracht Frankfurt and Juventus have all been sanctioned by UEFA over numerous incidents of violence and ‘racist behaviour’ together with alleged Nazi salutes.
They put out an announcement distancing the membership from what gave the impression to be a fascist salute by one fan that was captured on video earlier than the sport on the Stade Velodrome.
However that hasn’t stopped them receiving a €15,000 [£13,400] high-quality from UEFA, in addition to a suspended partial stadium closure and an away ticket ban for one fixture.
As well as, Eintracht have been fined €30,000 [£26,800] for the ‘lighting of fireworks, throwing of objects and acts of harm.’
Followers gentle flares on the Champions League match between Marseille and Eintracht Frankfurt earlier this month – each golf equipment have been punished by UEFA
Opposing followers threw flares and fireworks at one another contained in the Stade Velodrome
Frankfurt put out an announcement distancing itself from an alleged Nazi salute by a fan captured on video earlier than the sport
Ligue 1 facet Good have been punished following ‘racist behaviour, throwing of objects, lighting of fireworks and crowd disturbances’ throughout their Europa Convention League video games in opposition to Cologne on September 8 and Partizan Belgrade on September 15.
Good have been ordered to play their subsequent European recreation – in opposition to Slovacko on October 6 – behind closed doorways and should show a UEFA banner that reads ‘#NoToRacism.’
They’ve additionally been banned from promoting away tickets for the return recreation in opposition to Czech facet Slovacko.
Juventus have been fined €15,000 and given a suspended partial stadium closure ‘of not less than 1,000 seats’ throughout a ‘probationary interval of 1 yr.’
That adopted ‘racist behaviour’ at their Champions League recreation with Paris Saint-Germain.
The difficulty on the Marseille vs Frankfurt recreation has additionally triggered a suspended punishment in opposition to the French membership that was handed down by UEFA again in June.
They have to play their subsequent Champions League recreation, in opposition to Sporting Lisbon on October 4, behind closed doorways.
The Virage Nord stand has additionally been ordered closed for his or her house fixture in opposition to Tottenham on November 1 for ‘lighting of fireworks, throwing of objects, use of laser pointers, crowd disturbances and blocking of public passageways.’
Violence additionally erupted on the Europa Convention League recreation between Good and Cologne