Drogheda United manager, Tim Clancy, has received an addtional two match ban, to go along with his automatic one game suspension after being red carded in the Drogs game against Sligo.

The extra two matches came because Clancy criticised refereeing standards in the League Of Ireland in a post match with LMFM following the scoreless draw with Sligo.

During the interview, Clancy was highly critical of the refereeing standards within the League, and even suggested he felt like ‘walking away’
He also spoke about particular issues with 4th official Derek Tomney after previous encounters earlier this season.

League officials responded by calling Clancy to a midweek disciplinary hearing, at which it  is understood the manager was legally represente

The Trim man has just

Louth , Ireland – 19 March 2021; Drogheda United manager Tim Clancy during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Drogheda United and Waterford at Head In The Game Park in Drogheda, Louth. (Photo By Seb Daly/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

recently returned after completing a 3 game ban..

But now, he must sit in the stands for the forthcoming matches against Waterford, St Pats and Finn Harps. However Friday night’s game against Bohs is not covered by the ban.