One point deduction and fine for Airbus FC
Airbus FC Broughton have been deducted one point following a disciplinary panel hearing held at the FAW in Cardiff on today, Wednesday 29th January.
The Wingmakers accepted a charge under FAW Rule 38.1 ‘violate the Laws of the Game or the Rules or any Regulation or violate the FIFA Rules or UEFA Rules’ for a breach of Rules 57.1 and 57.3 which centre around the registration of players prior to playing in a match.
The club did not request a private hearing and a Disciplinary Panel considered the matter in accordance with FAW Rules at a hearing.
Airbus UK were warned as to their future conduct, fined £425.00 and deducted 1 point from their Welsh Premier League First Phase record.
The Club have until Friday, 7th February 2014 to submit an appeal against the decision of the Disciplinary Panel.
The charge an subsequent punishment relates to the signing of Former Newtown captain Andrew Jones, he signed for the Wingmakers at the start of the year and featured in an away match at Port Talbot Town.
The one point deduction will have little bearing on their current league position,they stand 11 points clear of third placed Carmarthen Town and 6 points behind the New Saints.
At the same hearing Aberystwyth Town were deducted three points by the FAW for playing suspended defender Peter Hoy in a game at gap Connah’s Quay earlier this month.