Following Santos Laguna’s Jornada 9 game against Cruz Azul, the Disciplinary Committee opened an investigation regarding Jonathan Rodríguez allegedly making obscene gestures to the crowd.
The Disciplinary Committee determined that Rodríguez violated the FMF Code of Ethics as well as the Declaration of Fair Play and Sporting Ethics by making the gestures. As a result, they fined the Santos player 150,980 pesos (about $8,275 U.S.).
The Disciplinary Committee has suspended three players and a coach in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 8 games.
Rodrigo Godínez of Lobos BUAP and Kristian Álvarez of Veracruz were both given one-game suspensions for serious foul play while Néstor Araujo of Santos Laguna was suspended one game for violent conduct.
The Disciplinary Committee has suspended two players and heard a red-card appeal in the aftermath of this week’s Jornada 6 games.
For the second consecutive week, Atlas filed a petition of nonconformity regarding the red card given to Jaine Barreiro, and for the second consecutive week, the Disciplinary Committee upheld the petition, clearing Barreiro to play in Atlas’s next game.
The Disciplinary Committee has suspended one player and heard three red card appeals in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 5 games.
América, Atlas, and Chivas de Guadalajara filed petitions of nonconformity regarding the red cards given to Edson Álvarez, Jaine Barreiro, and Jair Pereira, respectively, and all three petitions were upheld, meaning those three players have been cleared to participate in Jornada 6.
The Disciplinary Committee has suspended two players and a coach and opened an investigation into another coach in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 4 games.
The standout suspension goes to Chivas de Guadalajara coach Matías Almeyda, who will miss the next two games. He was given a one-game suspension for constantly protesting the referee crew’s decisions and another for not leaving the field and/or tunnel area after being ejected.