Steffen Stiebler will be suspended for one game following a direct disqualification in the Men's EHF Cup.
EHF OFFICIAL STATEMENT
Suspension of Steffen Stiebler (SC Magdeburg/ GER) for one match of EHF club competitions.
Vienna, 19 February 2009 - The EHF Body of 1st Instance has dealt with the case of Steffen Stiebler (SC Magdeburg/ GER).
The body was called together following the direct disqualification of Steffen Stiebler in the last seconds (59:59) of the Men's EHF Cup first leg match between VfL Gummersbach/ GER and SC Magdeburg/ GER, for an action of serious unsportsmanlike conduct. The game was played in the Last 16 Round of the Men's EHF Cup on 14 February 2009.
As a result, Stiebler has been suspended for one match of an EHF club competition, which means that he will not be eligible to play at the next EHF Cup match (SC Magdeburg/ GER vs VfL Gummersbach/ GER on 21 February 2009).