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27 February 2017

Wagner sat in stands for Man City & Newcastle United

- David Wagner receives two-game touchline ban
- Head Coach will be in stands for Man City & Newcastle United
- Club and DW fined following win over Leeds United

Huddersfield Town Head Coach David Wagner has received a two-game touchline ban following a personal hearing at the Football Association on Monday 27 February 2017.
As a result, Wagner will be sat in the stands for the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round replay at Manchester City on Wednesday night and the Sky Bet Championship game at home to Newcastle United on Saturday.
Town’s Head Coach has also been fined by the Football Association following the game against Leeds United at the John Smith’s Stadium on Sunday 5 February 2017, whilst the Club has been fined £10,000.
It was alleged that in or around the 89th minute of the fixture, the two clubs failed to ensure their players and officials conducted themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from provocative behaviour, contrary to FA Rule E20(a).
Town Head Coach Wagner was adjudged to have committed two breaches of FA Rule E3 in that in or around the 89th minute, his behaviour in entering the field of play amounted to improper conduct. It is further alleged his behaviour upon his return to the vicinity of the technical area amounted to improper conduct.
All parties have been warned about their future conduct.

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