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Wednesday, 7 August 2019

CAF fines Zamalek USD 22.5k over disorderly fan behavior

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Zamalek USD 22.5k for disorderly fan behavior during a match with Morocco’s RS Berkane in Alexandria, according to the organization’s disciplinary board (pdf). The board said that Zamelek’s fans used lasers, “excessive” smoke and flares, and threw water bottles after the team won the match via a penalty shootout. The Moroccan team has also been fined USD 30k for “aggressive gestures” towards officials.

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