Dom Dwyer - Orlando City - receives a red card
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Orlando City's Dom Dwyer suspended one additional game for violent conduct

The MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued one suspension and two fines following Week 19 of the 2019 MLS regular season.

Dwyer violent conduct, failure to leave the field

The Disciplinary Committee has issued Orlando City forward Dom Dwyer an additional game suspension (two games total) and an additional fine of an undisclosed amount for violent conduct. The incident in question took place during second-half stoppage time of Orlando's match against the Columbus Crew on July 13. Dwyer, who initially received a red card for the incident, served his first match suspension on July 18 against the Portland Timbers. He will serve his second match suspension on July 21 against the New York Red Bulls.

The Disciplinary Committee has also found Dwyer guilty of failing to leave the field in an orderly manner after his red card against Columbus. As a result, Dwyer has been fined an undisclosed amount.

Michel simulation/embellishment

The Disciplinary Committee has found Orlando forward Benji Michel guilty of simulation/embellishment and fined him an undisclosed amount. The incident took place during the 33rd minute of Orlando's match against Columbus on July 13.


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