Pearson fined £10,000 following altercation with supporter

first_img Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson 1 Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson has received a £10,000 fine and a one-match touchline ban from the Football Association after his foul mouthed altercation with a fan last month.The Foxes manager attended a personal hearing in front of an Independent Regulatory Commission on Friday after he accepted the FA charge of using “abusive and/or insulting words towards a spectator” during their 3-1 defeat by Liverpool.The 51-year-old refused to apologise to the fan despite pressure from the Leicester City Supporters’ club to say sorry.The statement from the FA read: “Following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing, Nigel Pearson has been fined £10,000, will serve a one-match touchline suspension, and warned as to his future conduct, subject to any appeal, after he admitted using abusive and/or insulting words towards a spectator.“The sanction will not come into effect until the end of the appeal period.“The Leicester City manager was charged following his side’s game against Liverpool on 2 December 2014.”A statement from Leicester stated Pearson and his representatives have requested written reasons for the sanctions.It said: “The club has concluded an internal review of the incident during the Liverpool fixture and considers its own review to be closed.”last_img read more

MURPHY AND CO TO STRUTT THEIR STUFF FOR LORETO LETTERKENNY TONIGHT

first_imgThe Loreto Secondary School Parent’s Association in Letterkenny will host a Fashion Show tonight (Wed) in the school at 7.30pm.The very special guest models include GAA’s Michael Murphy, Neil Gallagher and Rory Kavanagh.The clothes by M&S and Evolve and tickets at only €5.00 available on the door Refreshments included!Lots of fantastic raffle prizes!!! MURPHY AND CO TO STRUTT THEIR STUFF FOR LORETO LETTERKENNY TONIGHT was last modified: March 26th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:fashion schoolLoreto Secondary Schoollast_img read more