Chelsea Boss Receives Ban, Fine For Assault On Antonio Conte

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has been given a one-match touchline ban and a fine of 35,000 pounds for assaulting Antonio Conte at the end of the London derby on Sunday.

Conte has also been fined 15,000 pounds after both managers admitted inappropriate conduct during the 2-2 draw.

Tuchel confronting Conte after last sunday’s London derby

Tuchel’s ban has been suspended temporarily, though, pending the full written reasons for the decision.

According to the Football Association, the sanctions are appealable.

Tuchel can be in the dugout for Sunday’s Premier League game at Leeds.

As a result of their angry confrontation on the touchline, both managers were sent off at full-time.

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