Hibs boss Paul Heckingbottom charged by SFA over conduct during Celtic clash

Paul Heckingbottom has received a notice of complaint from the Scottish Football Association after being sent to the stand during Hibs’ 1-1 draw at home to Celtic.

Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 5:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 5:08 pm
Paul Heckingbottom was sent to the stands during Hibs' 1-1 draw with Celtic. Pic: SNS

The Easter Road side’s head coach was shown a red card after kicking a water bottle in anger following Ryan Christie’s contentious equaliser for the visitors last Saturday.

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He has been deemed to have breached the SFA’s disciplinary rule number 203 whereby “no member of team staff shall commit misconduct at a match.”

A hearing has been set for next Thursday.