Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke had said he didn't mind -- well, he said it differently -- if MLS drained his bank account for his post-game tirade on Saturday, and sure enough, MLS fined
him $10,000 for what the league described as "the use of abusive and profane language directed at officials and uncontrollable behavior when he was ejected from the game and for public criticism of
officials during a post-game press conference."
In addition, MLS added a game to his one-game ban following his ejection from the match at Minnesota United, a 3-2 loss.
also fined Real Salt Lake $10,000 for social media posts from the club’s official Twitter handle that endorsed and amplified Petke’s comments. A tweet since deleted said, "Preach, @mikepetke."
"Preach, Petke!" is the headline of RSL's YouTube video with Petke's post-game