Why is UEFA’s new penalty ruling coming into force now?



Why is UEFA’s new penalty ruling coming into force now?

Uefa handed down the penalty all the way back in October. It is only coming into force now because this will be the first home match England have played under Uefa’s jurisdiction – they have otherwise played World Cup qualifiers, governed by Fifa, and friendlies – since then.

What was the UEFA fine for the Champions League match?

Uefa also cited “the invasion of the field of play, throwing of objects and for the disturbances during the national anthems”. In addition to being ordered to play one match behind closed doors, the FA was fined 100,000 euros (£84,560).

How much has the English FA been fined for racist behaviour?

They have been fined £73,000 in total for the charges of racist behaviour and throwing of objects 9£64,600) – and causing disturbance during the national anthem (£8,600). The English FA has also been fined £4,300 for causing disturbance during the Bulgarian anthem.

What happened at the Euro 2020 final at Wembley Stadium?

Ticketless fans fought with stewards and police officers and forced their way into Wembley Stadium for the Euro 2020 final between England and Italy; UEFA’s disciplinary body hands England one-match ban, with one more behind-closed-doors game suspended