December 21, 2021
All India Football Federation (AIFF) Disciplinary Committee has charged SC East Bengal player Antonio Perosevic with ‘violent conduct against referee’ following his red card incident in Match 32 of 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League (ISL) against NorthEast United FC, played on Friday, December 17 at the PJN Stadium in Fatorda.
The charge notice issued by the Committee states Perosevic was ‘expelled for using excessive force against referee’. Perosevic has been reported violating Article 48.1.2 of the AIFF Disciplinary Code. Perosevic faces ‘sanctions for serious infringement punishable by an expulsion undertaken against Match Officials’, according to Article 50 of the Code.
The player has been provided time till December 23 to submit a reply, defending his actions.
Perosevic will remain ineligible for selection as he serves an automatic one-match ban in SC East Bengal’s next game against Hyderabad FC on December 23.