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IFA fined over pitch invasions at Northern Ireland game against Greece

The IFA has been £5,000 for pitch invasions at the game against Greece which confirmed the Northern Ireland team's place in the European Championship finals.

Supporters encroached onto the pitch during and after the 3-1 victory at Windsor Park on October 8.

The IFA has said it won't appeal the decision.

A spokesman said: "Irish Football Association confirmed today that it has been fined €7,000 following the pitch incursions by supporters at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park during and after the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Greece.

"The fine for the pitch incursions at the game on 8th October has been imposed by the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body.

"The Irish FA will not be appealing the body’s decision."

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