Suspension slamming president FC Sion was reduced to five months

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The international court of sportarbitrage CAS has the suspension of FC Sion president Christian Constantin had been reduced from nine to five months.

The 61-year-old Constantin, who last year september the Austrian tv-analyst Rolf Fringer aanvloog and clapping sold, by the sentence remissions on 11 march, his work at the Swiss club resume. He must be a fine of 26,000 euros to pay.

The CAS gave no explanation on the lower punishment for Constantin, which in the first instance, even fourteen months, was suspended by the Swiss football association. That took the aggression of Constantin high on. “The president of Sion, the values of the football not be ashamed”, ruled the bond at the time after the event.

Fringer was on behalf of the station Teleclub as an analyst along the field at the game between Lugano and Sion when Constantin on him afstormde and holding a bloody saw.


Fringer, former coach of VfB Stuttgart and former national coach of Switzerland, had to suffer because of the criticism that he a week earlier on the policy of Constantin had given.

Constantin had no regrets about his outburst. “I got him a kick under his ass given and that has dealt well with me,” he said when already.

It was not the first time that FC Sion into disrepute came since Constantin pulling the strings. In 2011, the club received 36 points deduction because it is not a transferverbod had held and not-speelgerechtigde players had been drawn up.

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