FA fines Swansea's James Demetriou after betting offences

James Demetriou
James Demetriou used to play for Sydney Olympic in Australia before arriving in Britain

Swansea City forward James Demetriou has been fined £700 by the Football Association for betting offences.

A statement on the FA website said the 19-year-old "has been severely warned as to his future conduct and fined £700 after admitting multiple breaches of FA Rule E8 in relation to betting".

The FA says the charges related to 13 bets placed on football matches between 3 December 2013 and 21 January 2015.

Demetriou was born in Australia but has played for Cyprus Under-21.

He joined Swanseaexternal-link from Nottingham Forest on a free transfer in August 2014 but has not made his senior debut.