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LMC fines El-Kanemi over field encroachment in game against Nasarawa

The League management company has charged the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League champions, El Kanemi Warriors over fans misconduct in the match day four clash against Nasarawa United.

In a statement released by the body in charge of the running of Nigeria’s top flight football league, El Kanenmi will have to pay a fine because of their fans behaviour.

The statement released by LMC reads;

“El-Kanemi has also been charged for breaching NPFL Framework & Rules during its Matchday 4 game vs Nasarawa United.

“Some El-Kanemi supporters encroached onto the pitch immediately after the game with Nasarawa United.

“El-Kanemi has been fined N1 million for encroachment immediately after the match.

“El-Kanemi has been handed a suspended order to play its subsequent home games behind closed doors, which order is suspended for the probationary period of the remainder of the season.

“El-Kanemi has 48 hours from the date of notice to appeal the sanctions.”



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