Evra banned for rest of the season by UEFA after Marseille fan kick

The veteran's karate kick on a fan has seen him barred from UEFA competitions for the rest of 2017-18, while both clubs were also punished

Patrice Evra has been sacked by Marseille and handed a season-long ban by UEFA from the federation's club competitions after kicking a club fan during a touchline fracas. The former Manchester United and Juventus full-back was initially internally suspended by his club for the incident, which took place prior to kick-off in a Europa League clash against Vitoria. And just minutes after UEFA made public a season-long suspension for the player, Marseille in turn revealed his contract had been te...