Jan 9, 2015, 10:53 AM
The disciplinary body of Kombo South District Sports Committee (KSDSC) has imposed heavy fines on four teams, namely Gunjur, Sanyang, Tujereng and Banyaka.
This action has followed their fans’ misbehaviour during their quarterfinal games of the ongoing Kombo South District Football Tournament at the weekend.
Gunjur was handed a fine of D800 after their fans held a Banyaka player on his jersey while attempting to take a corner-kick in their quarterfinal game played at the Sanyang playground at the weekend.
Sanyang were also fined D800 after their fans invaded the pitch and attacked their opponent players despite the fact that they (Sanyang) were two nil up.
The incident resulted in the fans knocking down two Tanji players on their faces in the quarterfinal game played at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field at the weekend.
Tujereng’s was also fined D700 after their fans assaulted security officials in their quarterfinal game against Berending played at the Sanyang playground a forthnight ago.
Gunjur, Sanyang and Tujereng were told to pay their fines on or before 5 August 2011 or else they "will not play" their semi-final matches.
Banyaka were also fined D500 after their fans assaulted the match officials after their 2-0 defeat to Gunjur in the quarterfinal game played at the Sanyang playground at the weekend.
Banyaka are also expected to settle their fine on or before 5 August 2011 or else their fine will be increased to D1,000.
Should they fail to settle their fine, they "will not take part" in Kombo South District Sports Committee (KSASC) activities, the disciplinary committee has said.