Suarez out of Newcastle match

on 28.12.2011


Luis Suarez has been handed a one match ban for a gesture he made towards Fulham fans and will now miss Friday night’s match against Newcastle.


He has also been fined £20,000 by the Football Association.

Hypocrisy is becoming a speciality for the FA:

Guess which of the above resulted in action, and which ones didnt?

9 May 2011: Manchester United and England player Wayne Rooney is photographed and videotaped making a clear V-sign toward Chelsea fans. FA decides not to take action.

17 December 2007: Chelsea and England player Ashley Cole is photographed making a clear V-sign toward Arsenal fans. There is no immediately available record of the FA taking any action.

19 January 2010: Manchester United and England player Gary Neville is photographed clearly extending a middle finger toward Manchester City’s Carlos Tevez in full view of fans, at the end of a heated local derby. There is no immediately available record of the FA taking any action.

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