Sporting Lokeren entails a fine of 3,500 euros, of which 1,500 euros with reprieve, to supportersincidenten in the home game against Zulte Waregem (0-3) of 26 January. That the disputes committee of the Royal Belgian Football association (belgian football association) Tuesday decided.
Lokerse supporters threw in the 73rd minute, after the third goal of Essevee, beer mugs and flares on the field at the Daknamstadion. Despite an initial warning to the calmness of the stadionomroeper, was the duel and ten minutes later just stopped. Heethoofden beukten a gate in the right hand corner of the stadium open, so that they pass through the neutral zone the other side of the complex reached. It had the security services to intervene. To check in advance, or the peace in the neutral zone had returned, interrupted the ref the match. That could subsequently be continued without any problem.
Because the force of the gate had an influence on the normal course of the contest, decided the disputes committee to impose a fine. Lokeren can still appeal against the sanction.