An amateur football player in France has been suspended for five years after biting an opponent’s penis. The incident occurred while a game in November between SC Terville and AS Soetrich. An AS Soetrich player attacked an SC Terville opponent after he tried to calm a fight during the match between the two teams.
The action was quite terrific at the moment that the victim required an emergency consideration and the result led to 10 stitches and four days without work to start the recovery.
“Witness accounts, in particular, were gathered in order to retrace the facts as accurately as possible,” director-general for the body Emmanuel Saling told Lorraine Actu.
The matter was immediately transferred to the disciplinary unit of the local soccer governing body, which made a decision for 5 years of suspension of a player with a club to be fined €200.
Astonishingly, the victim and his club were also punished as the suspension till June 30, 2020. Terville was fined €200 with deducted two points in the league standings.