Mumbai City FC U-18 fined Rs 10 Lakh, team suspendedDecember 16, 2019, Mumbai
- The Mumbai District Football Association has suspended the Mumbai City FC Under-18 team for the rest of the season and also slapped a fine of Rs 10 lakh on it for alleged assault on a match official by its team players and support staff recently.
- The players and support staff had allegedly assaulted assistant match referee Umesh Patel after an Elite Division game played on Wednesday. Goalkeeping coach Abdul Qadeer, physio Jay Singh, coach Mohan Das, assistant coach Suprith Jathana and 10 players have been suspended and fined, read a media release.
- The ten suspended players: Mohammed Kaif Khan, Twain Fernandes, Aayush Kumar, Keith D’Souza, Wilsh D’Souza, Vishal Mali, Aman Dubey, Pratham Ghatnur, Karsten D’Souza and Ashley Koli. These players have been suspended for a period of one year and have been imposed with a fine of Rs 5,000 each. Goalkeeping coach Abdul Kadir S, physio Jay Singh, team coach Mohan Das and Assistant Coach Suprith Jathana have also been suspended.