Previous
Swansea City
Manchester United
0
4
FT
Game Details
Liverpool
Crystal Palace
1
0
FT
Game Details
Stoke City
Arsenal
1
0
FT
Game Details
VfL Wolfsburg
Borussia Dortmund
0
3
FT
Game Details
Juventus
Cagliari
3
0
FT
Game Details
Girona
Atletico Madrid
2
2
FT
Game Details
Chicago Fire
Toronto FC
12:00 AM UTC Aug 20, 2017
Game Details
Sporting Kansas City
FC Dallas
12:30 AM UTC Aug 20, 2017
Game Details
Next
Aston VillaAston Villa
Norwich CityNorwich City
4
2
FT
Game Details
ReadingReading
Aston VillaAston Villa
2
1
FT
Game Details
Cardiff CityCardiff City
Aston VillaAston Villa
3
0
FT
Game Details
Colchester UnitedColchester United
Aston VillaAston Villa
1
2
FT
Game Details
Aston VillaAston Villa
Hull CityHull City
1
1
FT
Game Details
 By PA Sport

Aston Villa chief executive Keith Wyness banned over social media post

Keith Wyness has been suspended by the Football Association.

Aston Villa chief executive Keith Wyness has been suspended from all football-related activity for three weeks by the Football Association for misconduct relating to a social media post.

The 59-year-old shared a Twitter video of Villa being denied a penalty during the final game of the Championship season against Brighton last month which had a caption questioning whether under-performing referees had "disabilities."

An FA statement read: "He admitted an FA charge that a comment he re-tweeted accompanied with a video was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper and/or brought the game into disrepute contrary to FA Rule E3(1).

"Furthermore, the breach was 'aggravated' as defined in FA Rule E3(2), as it included a reference to disability.

"Following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing, Wyness was also fined £10,000 and ordered to complete an education course.

"His suspension will run from date of the expiry of the period that he has to appeal the decision."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.