MLS fines New England’s Toja, Chivas USA’s Fleita

New England Revolution midfielder Juan Toja was fined an

undisclosed amount Thursday for embellishment intended to deceive

the referee in a game against the Philadelphia Union.

MLS also fined Chivas USA assistant coach Walter Fleita $500 for

irresponsible behavior in the technical area during a game against

the Los Angeles Galaxy. Fleita’s dismissal from the sideline

carries an automatic one-game suspension and $500 fine. He will

serve the suspension during Chivas USA’s game against the Chicago

Fire on Sunday and his total fine is $1,000.