Sweden defender Olsson banned for pushing referee
Aug. 18, 2014
LONDON (AP) — Sweden defender Martin Olsson has been banned for three matches for pushing a referee in the chest after being shown a red card while playing for Norwich in an English second-tier game.
The English Football Association said Monday that Olsson admitted to a misconduct charge following the incident in Norwich's League Championship match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Aug. 10.
Olsson was also fined 3,000 pounds ($5,000).