Eden Hazard’s suspension remains at three matches
Eden Hazard’s three-match ban will not be extended after a disciplinary panel rejected the FA’s claim that it was insufficient punishment for kicking a ball-boy.
A statement of the FA’s website said,
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard’s suspension remains at three matchesChelsea’s Eden Hazard will not have his standard three-match sanction for violent conduct increased.
Following a hearing earlier today [Thursday 31 January 2013], an independent regulatory commission was of the opinion the existing three-match sanction for this offence was sufficient.
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