First Team

Club to appeal Notice of Complaint

15th September 2015

Robbie Neilson issued Notice of Complaint which club will appeal.

The Compliance Officer has issued the following Notice of Complaint to the club:
 
Alleged Party in Breach: Robbie Neilson (Head Coach, Heart of Midlothian)
 
Disciplinary Rule(s) allegedly breached:
 
Disciplinary Rule 72: In that following on from the Scottish Professional Football League Premiership match between Hamilton Academical FC and Heart of Midlothian FC upon 29th August 2015, in an interview with the BBC you criticised the performance of the Match Officials in such a way as to indicate bias or incompetence on their part.

Principal hearing date: Thursday 1st October 2015
 
The club can confirm that it is formally appealing against this Notice of Complaint.