Paul Cook: Wigan Athletic boss given touchline ban and fine for improper conduct
Wigan Athletic boss Paul Cook has been given a one-match touchline ban by the Football Association after admitting two improper conduct charges.
The 52-year-old has also been fined £4,000, and his ban will apply to Saturday's home game against Millwall.
He admitted using abusive and/or insulting language towards the referee after a 2-2 draw with Middlesbrough.
He also admitted his language and/or behaviour afterwards in the officials' room amounted to improper conduct.
Cook's Wigan side are 22nd in the Championship, three points from safety with 13 matches remaining this term.