AIFF : FC Goa’s Jorge Ortiz charged with violent conduct; Show Caused

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Panaji, Dec 13 : The All India Football Federation (AIFF) Disciplinary Committee has charged

FC Goa forward Jorge Ortiz with ‘violent conduct’ for ‘pushing an opponent when the ball was not in

play’ in Match 26 of 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League (ISL) against Bengaluru FC at the Athletic Stadium in Bambolim on December 11.

Ortiz was reported of committing an offence by violating Article 48.1.2 of the AIFF Disciplinary

Code. The Committee has given time till December 15 to submit a reply.

After being sent off by the AIFF-appointed referee against BFC, the Spaniard will serve his

automatic one-match suspension in FC Goa’s next assignment against Hyderabad FC on

December 18.

Meanwhile, ATK Mohun Bagan physiotherapist Luis Alfonso Redondo Martinez, who was shown

the red card in Match 25 against Chennaiyin FC has also been charged with a similar offence. The Committee has accused him of ‘violent conduct – pushing using excessive force.’ The AIFF body

has also provided him with a similar deadline to issue a defence in writing for his actions.

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