J.League Disciplinary Committee has suspended Anderson Lopes for 6 matches and will be fined 600,000 yen (RM 20,840) after he was sent off for spitting near the opponent’s chest in a place unrelated to the ball in match vs Avispa Fukuoka in J.League 2022 matchday 14 on 21 May 2022.
In the match, Anderson Lopes put a brim near the opponent’s chest in a place unrelated to the ball. The referee ordered him to leave because he had vomited. As a result of verifying the act using videos etc. at the J League Discipline Committee and confirming the facts, the player spits on the chest of the opponent player as per the judgment of the referee. It was confirmed that there was. Based on the above, as a result of deliberation in light of the disciplinary standards of the Japan Football Association competitions and competitions, it was judged that this act falls under the category of “act of spitting on players, etc.” And a fine of 600,000 yen (RM 20,840) will be punished.
Yokohama F.Marinos has apologized to all soccer fans and all concerned and will provide guidance to players to prevent a recurrence.
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