Previous
Sporting Gijón
Rayo Vallecano
2
2
FT
Game Details
Mainz
Schalke 04
2
1
FT
Game Details
Carpi
AS Roma
1
3
FT
Game Details
Stade Rennes
Angers
1
0
FT
Game Details
Benfica
FC Porto
1
2
FT
Game Details
Veracruz
America
1:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Toluca
Atlas
2:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Santos
Monterrey
3:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Brisbane Roar
Newcastle Jets
2
2
FT
Game Details
Next

Wenger faces Mertesacker, Gabriel choice

Arsenal
Read
By ESPN Staff

Sunderland fined by FA

Sunderland were handed a £30,000 fine by the Football Association on Friday after a misconduct charge was found to be proven.

The charge related to the conduct of the Sunderland players towards referee Phil Dowd during the 3-3 draw at Manchester City on March 31.

The Staffordshire official awarded a controversial penalty in the 43rd minute after adjudging Craig Gardner had fouled City striker Edin Dzeko in the area.

In the immediate aftermath, several Sunderland players crowded round Dowd to voice their disapproval.

That prompted an FA charge, and the game's governing body confirmed the Wearsiders, who denied the charge, had been fined as well as warned to their future conduct.

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.