Cussing Ballboy, De Bruyne fined Rp 287 Million
Berlin – Kevin De Bruyne fined after caught cursing a ballboy in the match against Eintracht Frankfurt. Wolfsburg midfielder was fined 20,000 euros on his actions.
The incident occurred when Wolfsburg visit to the headquarters Frankfurt in the Bundesliga continued on Wednesday (02/04/2015) pm dawn ago. At that time, Wolfsburg are in position behind 0-1 after the hosts scored first through Stefan Aigner in the 58th minute.
Is trying to catch up and the remaining time is less than 10 minutes, De Bruyne ask a ballboy to give the ball to him quickly when going for a throw-in. It was then that De Bruyne allegedly also issued a harsh word to the ballboy.
Words De Bruyne was heard in the stadium microphone. After Bild released video footage of the incident, the DFB (German Football Federation) and then conduct an investigation into the Belgian player.
De Bruyne then declared guilty of unsportsmanlike actions. For the offense, De Bruyne had to pay a fine of 20,000, or about 287 million dollars.
“The DFB sports court has fined Kevin De Bruyne of 20,000 euros for unsportsmanlike conduct in the form of extreme violations,” the statement from the DFB told Sky Sports.
De Bruyne himself then scored in the 88th minute sekalligus save Wolfsburg from defeat. The game ending with a score of 1-1.