English FA Takes Final Decision on Thomas Tuchel’s Situation | See Details
The English Football Association has officially given a final verdict on the brawl that occurred between Antonio Conte and Thomas Tuchel.
The final decision taken by the association was announced on the official website of the FA on Friday, August 26th, 2022. According to reports from the body an independent Regulatory Commission subsequently ordered for him to be fined £35,000 and suspended from the touchline for one fixture during a hearing.
Tuchel will be banned from the touchline for Chelsea FC’s Premier League match against Leicester City FC on Saturday 27 August 2022. He admitted that his behaviour after the final whistle of the Premier League game against Tottenham Hotspur FC on Sunday 14 August 2022 was improper.
Both managers were involved in an argument after the game between Tottenham and Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, August 7th, 2022. The pair had their first fight when Hogerb equalised for Tottenham as Tuchel believed Kai Havertz was fouled leading to the goal.
Tuchel and Conte had initially replied to the charges issued to them by the FA. Both managers had said that they will accept whatever punishment that is being issued to them.