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by UEFA - 12/06/2013

Following a disciplinary investigation conducted by a UEFA Ethics and Disciplinary Inspector, in accordance with the Article 31 (4) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR), disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Romania and Sweden (0-2), played on 15 November.

Charges against Romanian Football Federation:
- Racist behaviour – Art. 14 of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its next meeting on 12 December.

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA Champions League group stage match between LOSC Lille and AFC Ajax (0-2), played on 27 November in France.

Charges against LOSC Lille:
- Field invasion by supporters - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations
- Stairways blocked - Art. 38 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA Champions League group stage match between SK Slavia Praha and FC Internazionale Milano (1-3), played on 27 November in the Czech Republic.

Charges against SK Slavia Praha:
- Stairways blocked - Art. 38 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European League group stage match between Feyenoord and Rangers FC (2-2), played on 28 November in the Netherlands.

Charges against Feyenoord:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Stairways blocked - Art. 38 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

Against Rangers FC:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) DR

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 27 February.

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has announced the following decision:

Match: UEFA Europa League group stage match between BSC Young Boys and Feyenoord (2-0), played on 24 October in Switzerland

Charges against Feyenoord:
- Crowd disturbances - Art. 16 (2) (h) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations
- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) (b) DR
- Setting off fireworks - Art. 16 (2) (c) DR
- Acts of damage - Art. 16 (2) (f) DR
- Improper conduct of the team - Art. 15 (4) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided:
- to ban Feyenoord from selling tickets to its away supporters for its next (1) UEFA competition match and fine the club €50,000 for the crowd disturbances, the throwing of objects and setting off fireworks;
- to order Feyenoord to contact BSC Young Boys within 30 days for the settlement of the damages caused by its supporters;
- to warn Feyenoord for the improper conduct of the team;
- to fine Feyenoord €5,000 for the acts of damage.

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has today announced the following decisions:

Match: UEFA Europa League group stage match between Malmö FF and F.C. Copenhagen (1-1), played on 3 October in Sweden

Charges against Malmö FF:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) DR
- Stairways blocked - Art. 38 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided:
- to order the partial closure of the Malmö FF stadium during the next (1) UEFA competition match which they will play as the host club and to fine Malmö FF €50,000 for setting off fireworks and throwing of objects. In particular, Malmö FF must close 5,000 seats in the North Tribune of the Malmö FF stadium. The order to partially close the Malmö FF stadium is suspended during a probationary period of one (1) year, starting from the date of the present decision;
- to fine Malmö FF €16,000 for the blocking of stairways.

Charges against F.C. Copenhagen:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) DR
- Illicit banner - Art. 16 (2) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine F.C. Copenhagen €70,000.

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Match: UEFA Champions League match between Club Brugge and Paris Saint-Germain (0-5), played on 22 October in Belgium

Charges against Club Brugge:
- Stairways blocked - Art. 38 of the UEFA Safety & Security Regulations

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine Club Brugge €14,000.

Charges against Paris Saint-Germain:
- Setting off of fireworks – Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to ban Paris Saint-Germain from selling tickets to its away supporters for its next (1) UEFA competition match and to fine the French club €50,000 for setting off and throwing fireworks. The ban from selling tickets to its away supporters is suspended for a probationary period of one (1) year, starting from the date of the present decision.

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Match: UEFA Europa League match between Celtic FC and S.S. Lazio (2-1), played on 24 October in Scotland

Charges against Celtic FC:
- Illicit banner - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Illicit chants - Art. 16 (2) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine Celtic FC €15,000.

Charges against S.S. Lazio:
- Illicit chants – Art. 16 (2) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine S.S. Lazio €10,000.

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Match: UEFA European Qualifiers match between Kosovo and Montenegro (2-0), played on 14 October

Charges against Football Federation of Kosovo:
- Throwing of object - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine the Football Federation of Kosovo €5,000.

Charges against Football Association of Montenegro:
- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) DR
- Crowd disturbances - Art. 16 (2) DR

Decision:
The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to fine the Football Association of Montenegro €15,000.

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Romania and Sweden (0-2), played on 15 November

Charges against Romanian Football Federation:
- Illicit banner - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Illicit chants - Art. 16 (2) DR
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) DR
- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) DR

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

In addition, a disciplinary investigation has been initiated based on Article 31 (4) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations in connection with the alleged racist incidents that occurred in the above-mentioned match. Information in respect of this investigation will be made available in due course.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Russia and Belgium (1-4), played on 16 November

Charges against Royal Belgian Football Association:
- Late Kick-off - Art. 11 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Match sheet (shirt name) - Art. 43 (1) of the Competition Regulations

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between the Netherlands and Estonia (5-0), played on 19 November

Charges against Royal Netherlands Football Association:
- Replay on giant screen - Art. 42 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Portugal and Lithuania (6-0), played on 14 November

Charges against Portuguese Football Federation:
- Field invasions by supporters - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Denmark and Gibraltar (6-0), played on 15 November

Charges against Danish Football Association:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Field invasions by supporters - Art. 16 (2) DR

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

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Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA European Qualifiers match between Norway and Faroe Islands (4-0), played on 15 November

Charges against Football Association of Norway:
- Setting off of fireworks - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this case at its meeting on 12 December.

The UEFA Appeals Body has announced the following decision:

Match: UEFA Champions League group stage match between Real Madrid CF and Club Brugge (2-2), played on 1 October in Spain

Decision:

The appeal lodged by Club Brugge has been rejected. Consequently, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body’s decision of 17 October 2019 is confirmed.

The UEFA Appeals Body has announced the following decision:

Match: UEFA Europa League group stage match between Vitória SC and Eintracht Frankfurt (0-1), played on 3 October in Portugal

Decision:

The appeal lodged by Eintracht Frankfurt has been rejected. Consequently, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body’s decision of 17 October 2019 is confirmed.

The UEFA Appeals Body has announced the following decision:

Match: UEFA European Qualifiers match between Serbia and Portugal (2-4), played on 7 September

Decision:
The appeal lodged by the Football Association of Serbia has been rejected. Consequently, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body’s decision of 17 October 2019 is confirmed.

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA Europa League match between Celtic FC and S.S. Lazio (2-1), played on 24 October in Scotland.

Charges against Celtic FC:
- Illicit banner - Art. 16 (2) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)
- Illicit chants - Art. 16 (2) DR

Charges against S.S. Lazio:
- Illicit chants – Art. 16 (2) DR

These cases will be dealt with by the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body at its next meeting on 21 November.

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) has today announced the following decision:

Match: UEFA European Qualifiers match between Bulgaria and England (0-6), played on 14 October 2019.
 
Charges against Bulgarian Football Union:

- Racist behaviour - Art. 14 of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR)

- Throwing of objects - Art. 16 (2) (b) DR

- Disruption of national anthem - Art. 16 (2) (g) DR

- Replays on giant screen - Art. 42 of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations

Decision:

The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided:
 
- to order the Bulgarian Football Union to play behind closed doors the next two (2) matches that will be played by its A representative team as host association in a UEFA competition, the second of which being suspended during a probationary period of two (2) years as from the date of the present decision, for the racist behaviour of its supporters.

- to order the Bulgarian Football Union to implement the following directive in the next two (2) UEFA competition matches which the association will play as the host association: to display a banner with the wording “NO TO RACISM”, with the UEFA logo on it.

- to fine the Bulgarian Football Union €75,000 for the racist behaviour of its supporters and the throwing of objects.

- to fine the Bulgarian Football Union €10,000 for causing disturbance during a national anthem.

- to warn the Bulgarian Football Union for the replays on giant screen.
  
Charges against English Football Association:

- Disruption of national anthem - Art. 16 (2) DR

- Insufficient number of travelling stewards - Art. 24 (2) of the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations
 
Decision:

The Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided:
 
- to fine the English Football Association €5,000 for causing disturbance during a national anthem.
 
The charge relating to the insufficient number of travelling stewards will be dealt with by the Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body at its next meeting on 21 November, as the English Football Association requested an extension of the deadline to present their defence in this respect.

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