Man issued with football banning order after Posh and Cobblers match

A man has been given a football banning order after a match between Peterborough United and Northampton Town.

Thursday, 22nd December 2016, 2:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 2:58 pm

Gavin Mobley, 27, of Northampton, pleaded guilty and was convicted at Northampton Magistrates’ Court on Monday, December 19, for committing a Public Order offence at the Northampton Town vs Peterborough United match on Saturday, November 19, at Sixfields Stadium, Northampton.

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He was sentenced at Wellingborough Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Wednesday December 21, where he received a 12 month Community Order including 100 hours unpaid work, costs of £85, and a three year Football Banning Order, which will restrict his attendance at football matches in the United Kingdom as well as travel outside of the country when England are playing away.