December 2, 2022

DISCIPLINARY CHARGES, RESPONSES AND SUSPENSIONS FOR MAY 2022

31 May 2022

INCIDENT ON OR AROUND THE FIELD OF PLAY (FAST TRACK 2 – CASE OUT OF FT DEADLINES)

Richarlison de Andrade, player, Everton FC

Everton FC v Chelsea FC

Premier League

1 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that the Participant’s conduct in or around the 46th minute of the fixture was improper.

The Participant has until Wednesday 8 June 2022 to provide a response.

30 May 2022

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (FAST TRACK 2)

Frank Lampard, Manager, Everton FC

Liverpool FC v Everton FC

Premier League

24 April 2022

Post-Match Media Comments

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that the Participant’s post-match media comments constitute improper conduct in that they imply bias and/or attack the integrity of the referee, or referees generally, and/or bring the game into disrepute contrary to FA Rule E3.1.

Charge denied – Personal Hearing requested.

Result – Proven. £30,000 fine.

26 May 2022

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

Darrel Clarke, Manager, Port Vale FC

Port Vale FC v Swindon Town FC

English Football League 2 – Play-Offs

19 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that the Participant’s conduct in or around the 93rd minute of the fixture was improper.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (£500 fine).

17 May 2022

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

Barnet FC, National League Premier

Weymouth FC v Barnet FC

National League Premier

7 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 37th minute of the fixture, Barnet FC failed to ensure that its players and/or officials conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (£500 fine).

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

Weymouth FC, National League Premier

Weymouth FC v Barnet FC

National League Premier

7 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 37th minute of the fixture, Weymouth FC failed to ensure that its players and/or officials conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (£500 fine).

12 May 2022

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK)

Michael Ewen, Referee Observer

Two breaches of FA Rule E3:

1. It is alleged that on 13th February 2018, prior to a fixture between Chatham Town FC and Lordswood FC at Chatham Town FC, Bournville Avenue, Chatham, the Participant used improper and/or abusive and/or insulting language contrary to Rule E3(1) It is further alleged that this breach of Rule E3(1) is an “Aggravated Breach”, as defined in Rule E3(2), as the language included a reference to, whether express or implied, Race and/or Nationality and/or Ethnicity’.

2. It is alleged that on 7th December 2019, prior to a fixture between Concorde Rangers and Eastbourne Borough, at The Aspect Arena, Thames Road, Canvey Island, the Participant used abusive and/or insulting language contrary to Rule E3(1). It is further alleged that this breach of Rule E3(1) is an “Aggravated Breach”, as defined in Rule E3(2), as the language included a reference to, whether express or implied, Race and/or Nationality and/or Ethnicity’.

The Participant has until 22 October 2021 to provide a response.

Result

Charges Proven

16 week suspension from all football and football related activity

Face to Face FA education programme

11 May 2022

INCIDENTS OF MISCONDUCT IN RELATION TO PERMITTED ADVERTISING

Allan Saint-Maximin, Player, Newcastle United FC

Two breaches of The FA’s Kit and Advertising Regulations, contrary to FA Regulation B.2(ii)(b):

1. It is alleged that on 8th April 2022 the Participant wore a headband with an established mark or logo of a Clothing Manufacturer, namely Louis Vuitton, during a Premier League fixture for Newcastle United FC against Wolverhampton Wanderers FC at St. James’ Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne,NE1 4ST.

2. It is alleged that on 17th April 2022 the Participant wore a headband with an established mark or logo of a Clothing Manufacturer, namely Louis Vuitton, during a Premier League fixture for Newcastle United FC against Leicester City FC at St. James’ Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4ST.

The Participant has until 19 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT

Thomas Chamberlain, Player, Unregistered

Evesham United FC v Bideford AFC

Southern League Division 1 Central

26 February 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that the Participant used improper and/or abusive and/or insulting language, contrary to Rule E3.1. It is further alleged that this breach of Rule E3.1 is an “Aggravated Breach”, as defined in Rule E3.2, as the language included a reference to, whether express or implied, to disability.

The Participant has until 16 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OUTSIDE THE JURISDICTION OF MATCH OFFICIALS BUT REPORTED TO THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (NON-FAST TRACK) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Thomas Chamberlain, Player, Unregistered

Evesham United FC v Bideford AFC

Southern League Division 1 Central

26 February 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that during the second half, following the Participant’s dismissal, the Participant’s behaviour was violent and/or improper.

The Participant has until 16 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK) – STANDARD CASE

Richard Wilkins, Assistant Manager, Stowmarket Town FC

Felixstowe & Walton United FC v Stowmarket Town FC

Isthmian League North

12 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that in or around the 86th minute of the fixture, the Participant’s language was abusive and/or improper.

The Participant has until 19 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK) – STANDARD CASE

Steve Pitt, Unregistered

Hampton & Richmond Borough FC v Billericay Town

National League South

9 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that in or around the 85th minute of the fixture, the Participant’s language was abusive and/or improper.

The Participant has until 18 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT – E3 CHARGE PURSUANT TO REGULATION 5 OF THE ON-FIELD REGULATIONS (NON-STANDARD)

Jeremiah Dasaolu, Unregistered

Maldon & Tiptree v Dereham Town FC

Isthmian League North

12 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that following the completion of the fixture, the Participant’s conduct towards the Match Official was violent and/or improper.

The Participant has until 19 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK)

Liam Watson, Manager, Southport FC

Southport FC vs Kettering Town FC

National League North

Saturday 2nd April

Post-Match Media Comments

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that comments after the above match constitute improper conduct in that they imply bias and/or are insulting towards the Match Official and/or bring the game into disrepute contrary to Rule E3.1.

The Participant has until 23 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT IN RELATION TO BETTING

Sam Bayston, Player, Christchurch FC

Breach of FA Rule E8 – Misconduct under FA Rule E1.2 in respect of 4,816 bets placed on football matches between 27 September 2014 to 29 December 2021.

The Participant has until 18 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Scott Rogers, Manager, Tiverton Town FC

Yate Town FC v Tiverton Town FC

Southern League South

12 March 2022

Two breaches of FA Rule E3:

1. It is alleged that during half time of the fixture, the Participant’s behaviour amounts to improper conduct.

2. It is alleged that following your dismissal, the Participant’s behaviour amounts to improper conduct.

The Participant has until 12 April 2022 to provide a response.

Result

1 Match Ground Ban

£200 Fine

INCIDENTS OF MISCONDUCT

Anthony Malbon, Player, Hanley Town FC

Bedworth United v Kidsgrove Athletic FC

FA Cup

21 August 2021

Four breaches of FA Rule E3:

1. It is alleged that in or around the 78th minute of the fixture, the Participant’s behaviour towards a Bedworth United FC player, was indecent and/or improper contrary to FA Rule E3.1.

2. It is alleged that in or around the 78th minute of the fixture, the Participant used abusive and/or insulting words towards a Bedworth United FC player, contrary to Rule E3.1. It is alleged that this breach of FA Rule E3.1 is an “Aggravated breach” as defined in Rule E3.2, as it included a reference to ethnic origin, and/or colour, and/or race.

3. It is alleged that in or around the 80th minute of the fixture, the Participant used abusive and/or insulting words towards a Bedworth United FC player, contrary to Rule E3.1. It is alleged that this breach of FA Rule E3.1 is an “Aggravated breach” as defined in Rule E3.2, as it included a reference to ethnic origin, and/or colour, and/or race.

4. It is alleged that following the fixture, the Participant used abusive and/or insulting words towards Bedworth United FC player, contrary to Rule E3.1. It is alleged that this breach of FA Rule E3.1 is an “Aggravated breach” as defined in Rule E3.2, as it included a reference to ethnic origin, and/or colour, and/or race.

The Participant has until 6 April 2022 to provide a response.

Result

Charge 1 Proven

Charge 2,3 & 4 Not Proven

2 Match Suspension

£100 Fine

INCIDENTS OF MISCONDUCT

Thomas Winkle, Player, Unregistered (formerly of Kidsgrove Athletic FC)

Bedworth United v Kidsgrove Athletic FC

FA Cup

21 August 2021

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that following the fixture, ythe Participant used abusive and/or insulting words towards a Bedworth United FC player, contrary to Rule E3.1. It is alleged that this breach of FA Rule E3.1 is an “Aggravated breach” as defined in Rule E3.2, as it included a reference to ethnic origin, and/or colour, and/or race.

The Participant has until 6 April 2022 to provide a response.

Result

Not Proven

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

FC Halifax Town FC, National League Premier

Eastleigh FC v FC Halifax Town

National League Premier

2 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 45th minute of the fixture, FC Halifax Town failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (£500 fine).

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Eastleigh FC, National League Premier

Eastleigh FC v FC Halifax Town

National League Premier

2 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 45th minute of the fixture, Eastleigh FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Paper Hearing requested.

10 May 2022

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

Brannon Daly, Coach, Bromley FC

Bromley FC v Chesterfield FC

National League

30 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that during half time of the fixture, the Participant’s language and/or behaviour was abusive, and/or insulting, and/or improper.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (1 match touchline ban and a £250 fine).

9 May 2022

Caister F.C

Charge: Breach of FA Rule E13 – An Affiliated Association, Competition, or Club shall not appoint to any position, or allow to continue in such position, any individual who has been suspended from holding such position.

Sanction: Warned as to its future conduct and fined the sum of £150.

Daniel Parker

Charge: Breach of FA Rule E3.1 – A Participant shall at all times act in the best interests of the game and shall not act in any manner which is improper or brings the game into disrepute or use any one, or a combination of, violent conduct, serious foul play, threatening, abusive, indecent or insulting words or behaviour.

Sanction: Suspended from football and all football related activity for a period of 18 months commencing on 1 December 2021 and pay a fine of £100.

Alan Peace

Charge: Breach of FA Rule E3.1 – A Participant shall at all times act in the best interests of the game and shall not act in any manner which is improper or brings the game into disrepute or use any one, or a combination of, violent conduct, serious foul play, threatening, abusive, indecent or insulting words or behaviour.

Sanction: Suspended from football and all football related activity for a period of 15 months commencing on 1 December 2021 and pay a fine of £100.

6 May 2022

INCIDENT OUTSIDE THE JURISDICTION OF MATCH OFFICIALS BUT REPORTED TO THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (NON-FAST TRACK) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Romario Viera, Player, Tadcaster Albion FC

Tadcaster Albion FC v Shildon AFC

Northern Premier League – East

12 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that following your dismissal, the Participant’s behaviour amounts to improper conduct.

The Participant has until 12 April 2022 to provide a response.

Result

4 Match Suspension

£250

INCIDENT OUTSIDE THE JURISDICTION OF MATCH OFFICIALS BUT REPORTED TO THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (NON-FAST TRACK) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Alan McCormack, Player, Heybridge Swifts FC

Heybridge Swifts FC v Felixstowe & Walton FC

Isthmian League North

29 January 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that following the completion of the fixture, the Participant’s language was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper.

The Participant has until 12 April 2022 to provide a response.

Result

2 Match Suspension

£100

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (NON-FAST TRACK) – STANDARD CASE

Kevin Maclaren, Manager, Chertsey Town FC

Staines Town FC v Chertsey Town FC

Isthmian League – South Central

Saturday 14th August 2021

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that following the completion of the fixture the Participant’s language towards the match officials was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper.

Charge admitted – Paper Hearing requested.

Result

2 Match Suspension

£100

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2 – DESIGNATED CATEGORY 3)

West Ham United FC U18s, U18 Premier League – South

West Ham United FC U18s v Crystal Palace FC U18s

U18 Premier League – South

11 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 55th minute of the fixture, West Ham United FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Admit Paper

£4000 fine

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2 – DESIGNATED CATEGORY 3)

Crystal Palace FC U18s, U18 Premier League – South

West Ham United FC U18s v Crystal Palace FC U18s

U18 Premier League – South

11 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 55th minute of the fixture, Crystal Palace FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Admit Paper

£4000 fine

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2 – DESIGNATED CATEGORY 3)

Sheffield United FC U23s, Premier League Cup

Derby County FC U23s v Sheffield United FC U23s

Premier League Cup

7 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that following the end of the fixture Sheffield United FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from provocative behaviour.

Admit Paper

£1250 fine

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2 – DESIGNATED CATEGORY 3)

Derby County FC U23s, Premier League Cup

Derby County FC U23s v Sheffield United FC U23s

Premier League Cup

7 March 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that following the end of the fixture Derby County FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from provocative behaviour.

Admit Paper

£1250 fine

4 May 2022

INCIDENT OUTSIDE THE JURISDICTION OF MATCH OFFICIALS BUT REPORTED TO THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (FAST TRACK 2) – NON STANDARD CASE

Aaron Evans Nemane, Player, Notts County FC

Aldershot Town FC v Notts County FC

National League Premier

3 May 2022

Breach of FA Ruel E3 – It is alleged following the completion of the fixture, the Participant’s language and/or behaviour was abusive and/or improper.

The Participant has until 6:00pm on Monday 9 May 2022 to provide a response.

INCIDENT ON THE FIELD OF PLAY WHICH FALLS WITHIN LAW 12, WHICH WAS NOT SEEN BY MATCH OFFICIALS, BUT WAS CAUGHT ON VIDEO (FAST TRACK 1)

Matthew Lund, Player, Salford City FC

Salford City FC v Mansfield Town FC

English Football League Two

2 May 2022

Breach of FA Rule E1.1 – It is alleged that the Participant’s behaviour in or around the 20th minute of the fixture constitutes violent conduct.

The Participant has until 6:00pm on Monday 9 May 2022 to provide a response.

Paul Coutts, Bristol Rovers FC

Rochdale AFC v Bristol Rovers FC

Football League 2

30/04/2022

S2 violent conduct

Claim Dismissed. 4 Match Suspension remains.

INCIDENT OF MISCONDUCT (FAST TRACK 2) – STANDARD CASE

Neil Harris, Manager, Gillingham FC

Portsmouth FC v Gillingham FC

English Football League One

23 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E3 – It is alleged that in or around the 45th + 2 minute of the fixture, the Participant’s language and/or behaviour was abusive, and/or insulting, and/or improper.

Charge admitted – Standard Penalty 1 accepted (£1,000 fine and a 1 match touchline ban).

3 May 2022

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Leyton Orient FC, English Football League 2

Swindon Town FC v Leyton Orient FC

English Football League 2

18 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 37th minute of the fixture, Swindon Town FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Paper Hearing requested.

£2,000 fine

MASS CONFRONTATION (FAST TRACK 2) – NON-STANDARD CASE

Swindon Town FC, English Football League 2

Swindon Town FC v Leyton Orient FC

English Football League 2

18 April 2022

Breach of FA Rule E20.1 – It is alleged that in or around the 37th minute of the fixture, Swindon Town FC failed to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Charge admitted – Paper Hearing requested.

£2,000 fine

Source: The Football Association