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Banning a retired player and someone who got headbutted. Genius guys. Genius.
i was nearly first. damn my spelling mistakes
that's just spare change for those two.
The fines in cricket are higher and the players get paid considerably less. And, all the fines in cricket go to charity.
a % of their annual turnover. That way fines equate to what they're worth.
excuse the pun ^
Maybe football needs a lip-reading sixth official?
footballers are mostly cheating bastards.
Why didn't they just fine him? And punishing Materazzi is laughable, players insult each other all the time in football. Zidane shouldn't have been so stupid and reacted.
'I see dead people. And footballers that fall over a lot'
I think that banning Matterazzi sets a really dangerous precedent. How are you supposed to control what players say to each other during a match? I know that foul and abusive language on the pitch can be punished, but this is an incident where no official can have a clue what was said, they were miles away from the incident