New York, NY – The Major League Soccer Disciplinary Committee suspended Jair Benitez of FC Dallas, Brandon McDonald of D.C. United and Atiba Harris of Vancouver Whitecaps FC one game each Tuesday.
All three players were also fined, along with Danny Cruz of D.C. United.
Benitez was suspended for one game and fined for violent conduct in a match at D.C. United on Friday. McDonald was suspended for one match and fined for his reckless challenge that endangered the safety of an opponent in the same game. Cruz was fined for his act of embellishment in United's 4-1 win.
Harris was suspended one game and fined for violent conduct that endangered an opponent in a match against the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.