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The All-India Football Federation’s Disciplinary Committee has put NorthEast United FC goalkeeper T P Rehenesh under interim suspension with immediate effect for acting violently against an ATK player, said an ISL statement. Also Read - After Contract Terminations, East Bengal Footballers to Approach AIFF Through Players' Association
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Rehenesh will not be available for selection for his club NEUFCs clash against Chennaiyin FC tomorrow, it said.
He was put on interim suspension for acting violently against an ATK player during a game on October 4.
“Rehenesh has been put on interim suspension pending full inquiry by the AIFF Disciplinary Committee after it emerged through the match footage, that the goalkeeper had acted violently against ATK player Gerson Vieria during the last meeting between the two clubs at Salt Lake Stadium on 4th October 2018,” an ISL statement said.