PSG: Neymar Suspended for 3 Champions League Matches for “Insults” to the Referee

The PSG Neymar player in training session in Saint-Denis April 26, 2019.

Neymar did not like PSG’s defeat against Manchester United in the Champions League, and had made it known, insulting the referee. He was suspended by UEFA.

The Brazilian crack the Paris SG , Neymar , was suspended for three matches of the Champions League for “insults” towards the referee of PSG Manchester United (1-3), announced Friday, April 26, 2019 UEFA.

“Let them go f**k themselves”

“Ney”, injured and in the stands at the Parc des Princes, had let his anger on the social networks explode against the referee after the penalty kick to PSG granted in the last minutes to Manchester United (3-1, March 6), after recourse to video arbitration.

” It’s a shame ! They put four guys who do not understand anything about football to see the slow motion (…) Let them get f**ked, “wrote the former Barcelona player.

Already with Serge Aurier

A disciplinary procedure was opened on 22nd March by UEFA. The disciplinary committee of the body, which relies on Article 15.d of its disciplinary code, Friday imposed three games of suspension to the Brazilian striker, who can still appeal this decision.

There was unclear jurisprudence in the matter in European disciplinary bodies established by … another player PSG.

In March 2015, Serge Aurier, then defender of PSG (today in Tottenham) was the first player sanctioned by the UEFA, of three matches of suspension, for remarks made on the social networks.

Long absent due to a foot injury, Neymar replayed 45 minutes Sunday and should play in the final of the Coupe de France Saturday against Rennes.

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