Vancouver Whitecaps' Octavio Rivero fined by MLS Disciplinary Committee for embellishment

The MLS Disciplinary Committee has fined Vancouver Whitecaps FC forward Octavio Rivero an undisclosed amount for embellishment in the 32nd minute of Vancouver’s match against the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday (watch above).

2015 MLS DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE DECISIONS: 

Week 26: Union's Maidana suspended additional game, TFC's Warner and Impact's Cabrera suspended

Week 25: Timbers' Chara gets additional game for violent conduct

Week 24: Orlando's Ceren given one-game suspension

Week 23: Red Bulls' Perrinelle suspended two games

Week 22: SKC's Espinoza, Fire's Watson suspended; Dwyer, Kamara fined

Week 20: Vancouver's Techera suspended, Heath, Thomás, Concina fined

Week 19: TFC's Konopka suspended, two players fined for embellishment

Week 17: Quakes' Stewart suspended one game

Week 16: Toronto FC's Perquis, Vancouver's Waston both fined

Week 13: Sounders' Alonso, D.C.'s Rolfe both suspended for violent conduct

Week 12: Sounders asst. equipment manager suspended one game and fined for violating policy on entering field / leaving bench area

Week 11: RBNY's Marsch fined for violating policy on entering field / leaving bench area

Week 10: Klopas suspended one game, Red Bulls and NYCFC violate Mass Confrontation Policy

Week 9: Jones, Abang fined as New England, New York, Vancouver found in violation of Mass Confrontation Policy

Week 8: Watson, Stertzer, Carrasco suspended and fined, Perquis fined

Week 7: Marshall, Sarvas suspended, Davies warned | Saunders suspended

Week 6: Revs, Crew SC warned for mass confrontation

Week 5: Emeghara suspended, Quakes warned

Week 4: Fred, Moore suspended and fined

Week 3: Pfeffer, Manneh suspended | Rodriguez suspended, fined

Week 2: Bekker fined, Sporting KC assistant suspended, fined

Week 1: Riley, Tchani, two staffers suspended; three others fined

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