Euro 2012

UEFA fines English FA

2012-06-20 19:33
English FA (File)

Krakow, Poland - UEFA has fined the English Football Association €5 000 after some fans tried to invade the pitch during last week's Euro 2012 match against Sweden.

UEFA's control and disciplinary body handed down the punishment on Wednesday over what it described was "the inappropriate conduct of fans" in Kiev, Ukraine.

England beat Sweden 3-2 in Friday's match and went on the advance to the quarter-finals on Tuesday as Group D winners with a 1-0 victory over Ukraine.

The FA has accepted the punishment and says "we consider the matter closed."

Read more on:    english fa  |  euro 2012  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

How much interest do you have in the Euro2012 championships?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

Big month in the world of golf as the FedEx Cup concludes on the PGA Tour, the Race to Dubai gathers steam on the European Tour and the Sunshine Tour offers local golfers the chance to bank some cash. Oh, and not forgetting the USA v Europe Ryder Cup showdown at Hazeltine!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.