Patrice Evra hit with initial ban as Uefa opens disciplinary case into kick at Marseille fan

• Evra likely to be suspended for longer than initial one-match ban
• Marseille and Vitória de Guimarães investigated over pitch invasion

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened after the Marseille defender Patrice Evra aimed a kick at the head of one of his club’s supporters before Thursday’s Europa League match at Vitória de Guimarães, Uefa has announced.

The former Manchester United player, named as a substitute for Marseille’s fixture away to Vitoria, lashed out at the fan in a heated confrontation before the match in Portugal had began. Marseille, who also had Boubacar Kamara dismissed during the game, were beaten 1-0 by the Portuguese side.

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