NEW YORK (October 24, 2017) – The MLS Disciplinary Committee has found Minnesota United FC defender Michael Boxall in violation of the League’s policy regarding hands to the face, head or neck of an opponent (VIDEO ). Boxall has been fined an undisclosed amount for his actions in the 36th minute of Minnesota’s match against the San Jose Earthquakes on October 22.
Columbus Crew SC defender Harrison Afful was found guilty of simulation/embellishment during the 30th minute of Crew SC’s match against New York City FC on October 22 (VIDEO). The MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued Afful an undisclosed fine.
The MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued an undisclosed fine to Seattle Sounders FC forward Clint Dempsey for failure to leave the field in an orderly manner during the 24th minute of Seattle’s match against the Colorado Rapids on October 22 (VIDEO).