Banbury man handed football ban after Russian train incident

News from the courts ANL-170911-154107001
News from the courts ANL-170911-154107001

A Banbury man received a three-year ban from attending football matches after an incident on a train in Russia.

Paul Johnson was served with a 21B notice under the Football Spectators Act 1989 after the incident on a train near Moscow on Sunday, June 17.

The 24-year-old appeared before Oxford Magistrates’ Court on Saturday morning (June 23) and received a three-year football banning order.