Tevez to face disciplinary proceedings

Wed, 12 Oct 19:50:27 2011

Manchester City have confirmed striker Carlos Tevez will face disciplinary proceedings over his conduct during the recent Champions League encounter with Bayern Munich.

Manager Roberto Mancini claimed Tevez refused to come on as substitute during the 2-0 defeat at the Allianz Arena. An internal investigation was launched and now Tevez has been informed he will be punished.

"The club has been conducting an investigation into the events of 27 September at the Allianz Arena," said a club statement.

"The club has now reached a stage in its investigation where it has concluded that there is a case for Carlos Tevez to answer of alleged breaches of contract.

"Accordingly, the club has informed him that he will face disciplinary proceedings and the hearing will be convened shortly."


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