Tim Sherwood hit with two-match stadium ban

Sherwood hit with two-match stadium ban
© SilverHub
Swindon Town director of football Tim Sherwood is hit with a two-match stadium ban after admitting an FA charge of misconduct for abusing a match official.

Swindon Town director of football Tim Sherwood has been handed a two-match stadium ban for abusing a match official during a defeat to Bury earlier this month.

The 48-year-old was charged with misconduct by the Football Association last week following an incident which took place at half time of Swindon's 1-0 defeat at Gigg Lane.

Sherwood admitted the charge and has now been hit with an immediate two-game stadium ban in addition to a £2,000 fine.

"Tim Sherwood will serve a two-match stadium ban with immediate effect after he admitted an FA misconduct charge," read a statement on the FA website.

"The Swindon Town director of football used abusive and/or insulting and/or improper words and/or behaviour towards a match official in or around the tunnel area at half time of the game at Bury on 11 February 2017.

"Following the Independent Regulatory Commission hearing today, he was also fined £2,000."

The former Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa boss took over as Swindon's director of football in November, since when the Robins have won three, drawn five and lost 11 of their outings, leaving them four points from safety in League One.

Share this article now:
Swindon Town director of football Tim Sherwood on the touchline during the FA Cup clash with Eastleigh on November 15, 2016
Read Next:
Sherwood facing FA rap for abusing official
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

FA Cup
Championship
Scottish Premiership
Scottish Challenge Cup
La Liga
Bundesliga
Serie A
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Championship
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
2.Bundesliga
Serie B
Ligue 2
Liga MX
Uruguayan Primera Division
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Eredivisie
Indian I-League
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Luton TownLuton33207672324067
2Wycombe WanderersWycombe33188765461962
3Accrington StanleyAccrington33195957381962
4Mansfield TownMansfield331611652341859
5Notts County331610754351958
6Swindon TownSwindon34183135449557
7Lincoln City331411845331253
8Exeter CityExeter31164114136552
9Crawley TownCrawley34156134141051
10Coventry CityCoventry32155123627950
11Colchester UnitedColchester341311104540550
12Newport CountyNewport331211104143-247
13Carlisle UnitedCarlisle33129124644245
14Cambridge UnitedCambridge33129123444-1045
15Stevenage34119144649-342
16Cheltenham TownCheltenham34109154650-439
17Yeovil TownYeovil33108154654-838
18Grimsby Town3499163050-2036
19Port Vale3397173749-1234
20Crewe AlexandraCrewe33103203654-1833
21Forest Green RoversForest Green3396183756-1933
22Morecambe32711143042-1232
23Chesterfield3376203360-2727
24Barnet3368193149-1826
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand