FIFA fines Argentina, Croatia federations for fans’ conduct in Nizhny Novgorod

# 05:36
24 June 2018

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has fined football associations of Argentina and Croatia for disturbances during the 2018 FIFA World Cup game in Nizhny Novgorod, the organization’s press service has said, APA reports quoting TASS.


Each association will have to pay a fine of 10,000 Swiss francs.


Croatia has beaten Argentina 3-0 in a Group D match of the group stage of FIFA World Cup 2018 championship that was played in Nizhny Novgorod on June 21.


Besides, The Polish Football Association was fined 10,000 Swiss francs ($10,100) and given a warning by FIFA's disciplinary committee after Polish fans unfurled a political and offensive banner during the game against Senegal in Sochi, which Poland lost 1:2.


The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will end on July 15.