Darwin Ceren contact vs. Seattle Sounders | Disciplinary Committee decision

The incident was reviewed under disciplinary parameter number 3: Where the referee sees an incident and either does not act, or rules only a foul or only a yellow card, the Committee will not in general issue a suspension, unless:The play in question is, in the unanimous opinion of the Committee from all the video evidence, a clear and unequivocal red card; andThe play in question is of an egregious or reckless nature, such that the Committee must act to protect player safety or the integrity of the game.It is the Committee's unanimous decision that Darwin Ceren's action was violent conduct that endangered the safety of an opponent. Mr. Ceren is suspended for 1 game and will be issued an undisclosed fine for this action.