UEFA suspends Evra until June 2018 for kicking Marseille fan

NYON, Switzerland (AP) Marseille defender Patrice Evra was suspended until June 2018 for kicking one his own team’s fans before a Europa League game, UEFA said Friday.

Evra was suspended from ”all UEFA club competition matches” until June 30 and must pay a fine of 10,000 euros ($11,650). Evra got into a verbal argument with Marseille supporters before the match against Portuguese club Vitoria on Nov. 2. He then aimed a kick at the head of one of the Marseille fans before being ushered away by a teammate.Article continues below ... The 36-year-old France defender was sent off before the game. Marseille, which has opened its own internal investigation into t...