Russia fan behavior earns fine
June 23, 2012
By Associated Press
WARSAW, Poland -- UEFA says it has handed the Russian soccer federation a fine of $44,000 for crowd disturbances by the team's fans at a European Championship match.
UEFA says the punishment relates to "the setting off and throwing of fireworks by spectators, and displaying of illicit banners" during the Group A match against Greece last Saturday.
European soccer's governing body has ...