Football: Troubled Gymkhana FC thrown out of the National Football League

FAS has taken a tough stance on errant NFL clubs in the season just ended, meting out harsh punishments on clubs and players involved in violent conduct, as well as those who fail on the administrative front, such as Gymkhana.
FAS has taken a tough stance on errant NFL clubs in the season just ended, meting out harsh punishments on clubs and players involved in violent conduct, as well as those who fail on the administrative front, such as Gymkhana.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Gymkhana FC, which made the headlines recently after one of its players allegedly struck a referee, has been expelled from the National Football League (NFL).

The club had on four occasions this term been unable to start a Division One match with the full complement of 11 players, and so the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) threw the book at the club - and threw it out of the NFL.

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