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Crowd Trouble: PAFA Fined RM140,000, Perak To Play Four Matches In Empty Stadium

Last update: 23/05/2014
 
PETALING JAYA, May 23 (Bernama) -- The FA of Malaysia's (FAM) Disciplinary Committee has fined the FA of Perak (PAFA) RM140,000 and ordered the Perak team to play four home matches from June 14 in an empty stadium over crowd trouble during two of their Super League matches in Ipoh last month.

The committee's chairman Datuk Taufek Abd Razak said the punishments were decided after PAFA admitted guilt to eight charges slapped on them over the crowd trouble that occurred when Perak played against Selangor on April 5 and Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) on April 15 at the Ipoh Stadium.

"Three charges on the first case (April 5) was over the burning of flares by fans, provocations between supporters and the hosts' failure to provide adequate security as required by FAM," he told reporters after a meeting of the committee at Wisma FAM, Kelana Jaya, here Friday.

He said the committee slapped a fine of RM70,000 on PAFA over the April 5 transgressions.

"As for the second case (April 15), PAFA was also fined RM70,000 over five transgressions by fans which were lighting firecrackers, flares besides aggressive acts that led to a media personnel being injured and a JDT vehicle damaged," he said.....

 
 
 

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