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MLS Disciplinary Committee announces suspensions for Hassoun Camara, Erick Torres in Week 25 rulings

The MLS Disciplinary Committee on Wednesday announced five rulings from last weekend's league action.

In addition to handing down fines and/or suspensions to four players, the committee officially warned Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo for a violation of the league’s mass confrontation policy in the 42nd minute of their game on August 29, both teams' first such violation of the season (WATCH IT HERE).

Montreal Impact defender Hassoun Camara has been suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount for serious foul play that endangered the safety of an opponent for his tackle on Federico Higuain in the 64th minute of Montreal's 2-0 win over the Columbus Crew (WATCH IT HERE). He received a yellow card for the foul during the match.

Seattle Sounders midfielder Gonzalo Pineda was fined an undisclosed amount for simulation in the 34th minute of Seattle's 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday (WATCH IT HERE). The committee also fined D.C. United midfielder Luis Silva an undisclosed for simulation in his team’s match against the New York Red Bulls (WATCH IT HERE).

Finally, Chivas USA forward Erick "Cubo" Torres has been suspended one additional game and fined an undisclosed amount for serious foul play which endangered the safety of an opponent for his tackle on Baggio Husidic in the 75th minute of Sunday's 3-0 loss to the LA Galaxy. Torres received a red card for the incident, and will now serve a two-game suspension (WATCH IT HERE).


Week 24MLS Disciplinary Committee fines, suspends Portland Timbers' Norberto Paparatto for serious foul play

Week 23FC Dallas midfielder Andrés Escobar fined for embellishment

Week 21Jamison Olave suspended two games, both Morales and Cahill fined

Week 19: Vancouver Whitecaps, Real Salt Lake charged with mass confrontation

Week 17: New York defender Armando, Colorado forward Sánchez suspended two games each

Week 17: Revs midfielder Lee Nguyen suspended for stomp on RSL's John Stertzer

Week 16FC Dallas winger Fabian Castillo suspended four matches

Week 15D.C. United's Fabian Espindola suspended, FC Dallas' Josema Bazan suspended, Portland Timbers' Maximiliano Urruti fined

Week 14: Colorado Rapids' Dillon Serna suspended, fines handed out to Chicago Fire, Seattle Sounders

Week 13: Fines issued to Montreal Impact's Hassoun Camara for simulation, Sporting KC's Igor Julião for hands to the face and Vancouver's Sebastian Fernandez for embellishment

Week 12: Vancouver Whitecaps, Seattle Sounders warned for violating mass confrontation policy, Vancouver Whitecaps' Pedro Morales and Seattle Sounders' Chad Barrett fined

Week 11: D.C. United's Eddie Johnson, Portland Timbers' Alvas Powell suspended

Week 10: San Jose's Víctor Bernárdez suspended

Week 9: LA Galaxy's Rob Friend fined for embellishment

Week 8: D.C.'s Eddie Johnson fined for hands to the face; Vancouver's Paolo Tornaghi suspended for entering field

Week 7: Crew's Bernardo Añor fined for mass confrontation, Chivas USA's Wilmer Cabrera fined

Week 6: Crew's Giancarlo Gonzalez fined for embellishment

Week 5: D.C.'s Lewis Neal suspended, Revolution's Jay Heaps is fined

Week 4: Toronto's Steven Caldwell suspended; Colorado's Drew Moor fined

Week 3: Toronto's Jackson and Portland's Donovan Ricketts are suspended

Week 2: Seattle's Clint Dempsey, two other players suspended

Week 1: D.C.'s Luis Silva fined for simulation