In addition, the MLS Disciplinary Committee has found New York Red Bulls midfielder Dax McCarty in violation of league policy regarding hands to the face, head or neck of an opponent (VIDEO). McCarty has been fined an undisclosed amount for his actions in the 74th minute of New York’s match against Toronto FC on May 28.
Finally, the MLS Disciplinary Committee has suspended Vancouver Whitecaps FC defender Kendall Waston for one additional game and issued an undisclosed fine for violent conduct that endangered the safety of an opponent against the Portland Timbers on May 22 (VIDEO). Waston originally received a red card for the play and will now serve a suspension for a total of two games.
Through the MLS Players Union, Waston submitted an appeal, but the Committee’s decision was upheld.