3/9/2018 10:56:31 PM (GMT+3)

FA fines Man City manager Guardiola

FA fines Man City manager Guardiola

LONDON: The English Football Association (FA) on Friday that Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has been fined 20,000 pounds for wearing a yellow ribbon in support of jailed pro-independence politicians in his native Catalonia.

Guardiola has continually sported the ribbon in the Premier League matches and in domestic and European cup competitions.

“Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has been fined £20,000 and warned as to his future conduct after admitting an FA charge for wearing a political message, specifically a yellow ribbon, in breach of the FA's kit and advertising regulations,” the FA said in a statement.

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