Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has received a three-match touchline ban and been fined £40,000 for his behaviour in the referee’s changing room after Sunday’s game against West Brom.
The Football Association announced the punishment on today afternoon, releasing the following statement on their official website:
Arsene Wenger will serve a touchline ban for Arsenal’s next three matches after he was charged with misconduct.
‘It follows an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing today [05/01/18] at which the Arsenal manager admitted that his language and behaviour in the match officials’ changing room after the West Bromwich Albion game on Sunday [31/12/17] was abusive, improper and questioned the integrity of the match referee.
‘He was also fined £40,000.’