Giovanni Savarese - Portland Timbers - closeup in suit
Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports

Portland head coach Giovanni Savarese fined for comments regarding officiating

MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced Wednesday that Portland Timbers head coach Giovanni Savarese has been fined an undisclosed amount for his halftime comments regarding the officiating during Portland's game against Sporting Kansas City on Sept. 7. Savarese's comments were in violation of the league's public criticism policy.

Topics: 

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Join MLS to #KickChildhoodCancer by tuning into eMLS 24 Hours of FIFA 20 on September 24 at 6:00 PM ET and donate to Children’s Oncology Group Foundation. Our Goal is a Cure ... Make it your goal too!