The AFL advises the Match Review of Thursday night's North Melbourne v West Coast Eagles match of Round 18 has been completed. One charge was laid:
Josh Kennedy, West Coast Eagles, has been charged with Tripping (Fixed Financial Sanction) Luke McDonald, North Melbourne, during the second quarter of the Round 18 match between North Melbourne and the West Coast Eagles, played at Metricon Stadium on Thursday September 17.
In summary he can accept a $500 sanction with an early plea.
Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed as Tripping (Fixed Financial Sanction). The incident was classified as a $750 sanction as a first offence. The player can accept a $500 sanction with an early plea.
Financial Sanctions for 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Season:
Please note, all financial sanctions payable under any existing code, rules or policy (including Tribunal fines, Code of Conduct, AFL Rules and AFL Regulations) will be reduced by 50 per cent for the 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Season. The amounts listed above are the amended financial sanctions payable.