Wolfsburg's De Bruyne fined for insulting ball boy
Feb. 09, 2015
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German Football Federation has fined Wolfsburg's midfielder Kevin De Bruyne for insulting a ball boy during a Bundesliga match.
The Wolfsburg star was fined €20,000 ($22,550) on Monday for insulting the 15-year-old youth while seeking a speedier delivery during a 1-1 draw in Frankfurt last week.
De Bruyne's words were picked up by stadium microphones. He has apologized to the youth.
The Belgium international scored a late goal for Wolfsburg.