The MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued seven fines and one suspension following Week 4 of the 2022 season.
McCarty suspended and fined
The MLS Disciplinary Committee has suspended Nashville SC midfielder Dax McCarty for one additional match (two matches total) and fined the player an undisclosed amount for violent conduct in the 90+ minute of Nashville’s match against Real Salt Lake on March 19.
03.19.22 RSL-NSH McCarty failure to leave field 96+min
The play was reviewed under Disciplinary Committee Parameter #2, in which the MLS Disciplinary Committee may act where the officials see an incident and issue a red card. The Disciplinary Committee may review the play for further disciplinary action, over and above the mandatory suspension and fine. Under Parameter #2, supplemental discipline (suspension and/or fine) will be administered if the Disciplinary Committee believes the offense is egregious in nature, and/or it must act to protect player safety, and/or it must protect the integrity of the game, and/or the player is guilty of repeat behavior.
In addition, the MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued McCarty an undisclosed fine for failure to leave the field in a timely manner in the 90+ minute.
Dwyer failure to leave the field in a timely manner
The MLS Disciplinary Committee has found Atlanta United forward Dom Dwyer guilty of failure to leave the field in a timely manner in the 67th minute of Atlanta’s match against CF Montréal on March 19.
Dwyer has been fined an undisclosed amount for his actions.
03.19.22 ATL-MTL Dwyer Failure to leave field 67min
The MLS Disciplinary Committee has found Charlotte FC midfielder Jordy Alcívar guilty of simulation/embellishment in the 28th minute of Charlotte’s match against the New England Revolution on March 19.
Alcívar has been fined an undisclosed amount for his action.
03.19.22 CLT-NE Alcivar Simulation-Embellishment 28min-
Rodríguez has been fined an undisclosed amount for his action.
03.20.22 LAFC-VAN Rodriguez simulation-embellishment 20min
NYCFC, Philadelphia Union violate Mass Confrontation Policy
03.19.22 NYC-PHI Mass Confrontation 70min