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Brentford striker suspended for eight months for breach of betting rules

Brentford and England striker Ivan Toney has been banned from all soccer for eight months after admitting to 232 breaches of betting guidelines.

The Soccer Affiliation withdrew 30 of the preliminary 262 breaches, with Toney admitting the remaining costs which fell beneath Rule E8 for putting bets between Feb 25 2017 and Jan 23 2021.

The 27-year-old is not going to be eligible to return to motion till Jan 16 2024 and has additionally been fined £50,000, and given a warning as to his future conduct. The FA has dominated that Toney is not going to be allowed to coach with Brentford till the midway level of his ban in September.

Brentford are awaiting the complete written causes for Toney’s suspension, however have mentioned they may “take into account their subsequent steps”.

A Brentford assertion learn: “Brentford FC notes the choice of an impartial Regulatory Fee to situation an eight-month ban from all soccer and football-related exercise to Ivan Toney with rapid impact.

“Ivan was charged with breaches of FA rule E8 and had a private listening to earlier this week.

Brentford FC is at the moment awaiting the publication of the written causes of the impartial Regulatory Fee. We are going to overview them earlier than contemplating our subsequent steps.

An FA assertion learn: “Ivan Toney has been suspended from all soccer and football-related exercise with rapid impact for eight months, which runs as much as and together with 16 January 2024, fined £50,000 and warned as to his future conduct for breaches of The FA’s Betting Guidelines.

“The Brentford FC ahead was charged with 262 breaches of FA Rule E8 in whole between 25 February 2017 and 23 January 2021. The FA subsequently withdrew 30 of those breaches and he admitted to the remaining 232.  

“His sanctions had been subsequently imposed by an impartial Regulatory Fee following a private listening to. He’s permitted to return to coaching solely together with his membership for the ultimate 4 months of his suspension ranging from 17 September 2023.

“The impartial Regulatory Fee’s written causes for these sanctions shall be printed sooner or later, and The FA will wait to overview them earlier than commenting additional.”

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