Evening Times

Sectarian fan’s games ban


A RANGERS fan who shouted sectarian abuse before an Old Firm match has been fined £600 and banned from football grounds for three years.

Ian Robertson was about to enter Ibrox stadium when police heard him hurl vile sectarian insults at rival supporters. The 40-year-old had travelled from Inverurie, near Aberdeen, to see the game on October 4 but was arrested before the match.

At Glasgow Sheriff Court, Robertson admitted carrying out the religiousl­y aggravated breach of the peace.

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