Discipline

How is punishment for a red card decided?
If a Player is sent off, it is a matter of fact the Player will be suspended 14 days after the date of the game, as set out by The FA in the Discipline Ha...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 12:10 AM
What is a discipline hearing?
If a Player, Club, or Official receives a Misconduct Conduct charge, they have the option to attend a Discipline Hearing where they can put forward their ...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 12:10 AM
What does sine die mean?
The word “sine die” is latin for without end. Therefore a suspension that is sine die does not have an end date. 
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 8:03 PM
How do I update matches for player suspensions?
To update matches for player suspensions, you can email us the date of the match together with the opponents, alternatively phone the office or send detai...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 12:11 AM
When does a suspension start?
A player's suspension starts 14 days after the date they were sent off.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 12:12 AM
How long do I have to pay a fine?
Clubs have 14 days from the invoice date to pay a fine. However as the payment process is different to the “response period”, clubs would need to ...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 8:04 PM
How can I check if a player is suspended?
To check for suspended players: - Go to the Players Under Suspension page on our website - Click the "individuals" tab - Ty...
Mon, 23 Jan, 2017 at 12:12 PM
How can I pay a fine?
The simplest way is using the Whole Game System via portal – this will take you to the online Barclaycard Smartpay Secure system where you can pay by car...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 8:06 PM
How do I dispute a red card offence?
Red card offences (with the exception of a second yellow and those for offensive language) can be claimed upon. There are two grounds – mistaken identity ...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 8:08 PM
How do I appeal a disciplinary decision?
If you have received the decision from a misconduct offence you have the right of appeal to the Football Association.  Details of the appeals process is n...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 8:09 PM