Neil McCann and Zander Clark given two-game bans for touchline clash

Dundee manager Neil McCann and St Johnstone goalkeeper Zander Clark have both been handed two-match bans following their touchline clash.

Neil McCann is led away after his altercation with Zander Clark, not pictured. Picture: SNS
Neil McCann is led away after his altercation with Zander Clark, not pictured. Picture: SNS

The pair were charged with “excessive misconduct” by the Scottish Football Association after a close confrontation following Saints’ 4-0 win at Dens Park on March 10, and an independent panel issued the punishments after a Hampden hearing.

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McCann will have to sit in the stands in games against Hearts and Celtic while Clark will miss matches against Aberdeen and Motherwell.