ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 20: Eddie Betts of the Crows celebrates with teammates after he kicked a goal during the round 22 AFL match between the Port Adelaide Power and the Adelaide Crows at Adelaide Oval on August 20, 2016 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Power fan could face life ban

Port Adelaide will ban for life the supporter who threw an object at Adelaide forward Eddie Betts late in Saturday night’s Showdown if it is found her act was racially motivated.

Power chairman David Koch announced the penalty on Sunday afternoon.

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Her club membership for next season has been revoked immediately.

The incident occurred in the final quarter of Adelaide’s 15-point win over the Power.

On video, a woman was seen throwing an object (possibly a banana) towards Betts after he kicks his fifth goal of the game, but the object is batted away by Crows teammate Josh Jenkins.

Both the Crows and the Power released statements in the early hours of Sunday morning condemning the behavior.

Read more at AFL.com.au

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