TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
Soccer

Cameroon's Song receives three-match ban

{eot}
The Sports Network
6/23/2014 3:03:51 PM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

Manaus, Brazil - Cameroon midfielder Alex Song has been hit with a three-match suspension following his red card against Croatia last Wednesday.

Song was sent off in the 40th minute after he elbowed Croatia forward Mario Mandzukic in the back away from the ball, which was spotted by the referee.

Cameroon went on to lose the contest 4-0, eliminating the team from the competition in the group stage for the fifth successive World Cup.

The 26-year-old received an automatic one-game suspension for being sent off, which rules him out of Cameroon's final match against Brazil on Monday. But he will now serve a further two-game ban, making him unavailable for his team's next two international matches after FIFA decided to extend the ban.

Alex Song (Photo: The Canadian Press)

zoom

(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story


Premier League Shows on TSN.ca

TSN.ca is Canada's exclusive home to highlight and feature programs from the Barclay's Premier League. Check out the latest programs on VOD below.


Net Busters

BPL Match Pack

Podcasts

TSN690: oranges at halftime with Noel Butler: July 22nd

Host Noel Butler is joined by Impact Assistant Coach Mauro Biello and Impact Colourman Grant Needham on the July 22nd edition of Oranges at Halftime.

TSN 690 oranges @ halftime July 22: Mauro Biello

Impact Assistant and an MLS season ebbing away

TSN 690 oranges @ halftime July 22: Grant Needham

A forthright chat with TSN690's Impact Analyst


More Podcasts

TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television