Kukës v Legia decision

The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body have awarded Legia a forfeit 3-0 victory after the abandoned first leg at Kukës. The second leg will be played in Warsaw on Thursday.

The match was held at Stadiumi Kombëtar Qemal Stafa in Tirana, Albania
The match was held at Stadiumi Kombëtar Qemal Stafa in Tirana, Albania ©UEFA.com

FULL DISCIPLINARY DECISION

Match: 2015/16 UEFA Europa League, third qualifying round, first leg, FK Kukësi v Legia Warszawa, played on 30 July in Albania. The match was abandoned in the 52nd minute.

Incidents
• Match not taken place in full: Article 26 of the UEFA Europa League regulations
• Setting off/throwing of fireworks and/or objects: Art. 16 (2) (b) & (c) Disciplinary regulations (DR)
• Crowd disturbances: Art. 16 (2) (h) DR
•Illicit banner: Art. 16 (2) (e) DR

Decision
The UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has decided to declare the match FK Kukësi against Legia Warszawa as forfeited. As a consequence, FK Kukësi is deemed to have lost the first leg 3-0. In addition, the Albanian club has been ordered to play their next two UEFA competition home matches behind closed doors. The second match behind closed doors is deferred for a probationary period of two years. FK Kukësi have also been fined €70,000.

The return leg will take place on 6 August in Warsaw.

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