Aston Villa fined and warned over spectator misconduct

Thursday 14 May 2015
Aston Villa have been fined £200,000
Aston Villa have been fined £200,000 after admitting spectator misconduct in relation to their FA Cup Sixth Round tie against West Bromwich Albion on 7 March 2015.

The club was charged for failing to ensure that no spectators or unauthorised persons were permitted to encroach onto the pitch area whilst attending the game at Villa Park.

Following the Independent Regulatory Commission hearing, Aston Villa were also severely warned as to the club’s future conduct.

Click here to read the written reasons in full.

By FA Staff