AFC Sanctions a Player for Insulting a Referee on Social Media

AFC Sanctions a Player for Insulting a Referee on Social Media
On 20 February 2020, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Disciplinary and Ethics Committee issued a disciplinary decision imposing a two-month ban on Al-Sadd player Baghdad Bounedjah.

A two-month ban and a USD 10,000 fine (approx. EUR 9,200) were imposed upon Al-Sadd (Qatar) striker Mr Baghdad Bounedjah. The player was also informed that a repeat violation...

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