Victory assistant accepts MRP sanction

Melbourne Victory FC Assistant Coach Jean-Paul de Marigny has accepted the three (3) match sanction proposed by the independent Match Review Panel.

De Marigny was dismissed by the referee in Melbourne Victory FC’s Round 13 Hyundai A-League Match against the Newcastle Jets on Monday, 2 January 2017.

The MRP determined that de Marigny committed the offence of Use of offensive, insulting or abusive language and/or gestures. The Minimum Sanction for the offence is the Mandatory Match Suspension. The MRP has proposed a sanction of three (3) matches, being the Mandatory Match Suspension plus two (2) additional matches. 

It is the second time this season that de Marigny has been suspended by the Independent Match Review Panel.