Fan from Northampton banned from football matches for three years

A man from Northampton has been banned from all football games in the UK from being abroad when England play away following pubic order offence at a Northampton Town game.

Thursday, 22nd December 2016, 1:57 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:29 pm

Gavin Mobley, 27, of Northampton, pleaded guilty and was convicted at Northampton Magistrates’ Court for committing the offence at the Northampton Town v Peterborough United match on Saturday, November 19 at Sixfields.

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He was sentenced at Wellingborough Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Wednesday 21 December, where he received a 12 month Community Order, including 100 hours unpaid work and costs of £85.

Mobley was also handed a three-year Football Banning Order, which will restrict his attendance at football matches in the United Kingdom as well as travel outside of the country when England are playing away.

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