English Premiership

Wilshere fined for inciting comments

2015-06-17 20:30
Jack Wilshere playing for England in Slovenia. (Darko Bandi, AP)

London - The FA said on Wednesday that Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere had been fined £40 000 and warned about his future conduct.

Wilshere admitted a charge of making inciting comments during Arsenal's open-top bus celebration following their victory in last month's FA Cup final.

The 23-year-old, who scored two goals in England's Euro 2016 qualifying win in Slovenia on Sunday, led the Arsenal fans in chants mocking their north London Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur.

Wilshere's behaviour was found to have brought the game into disrepute.


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