Wednesday 29 January 2020

Referee suspended for insulting player

Premier league referee Jack van Hulten is to appeal against a three match suspension order placed on him by the country’s football association KNVB for swearing at a player.

The alleged offence took place during the match between VVV Venlo and Eindhoven’s PSV on July 30.
Van Hulten denies calling PSV’s Ibrahim Afellay a ‘typhoid dog’, claiming instead he was misheard. According to Elsevier magazineVan Hulten is ‘deeply hurt and disappointed’ by the ruling. has been free for 13 years, but now we are asking our readers to help. Your donation will enable us to keep providing you with fair and accurate news and features about all things Dutch.
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