Bradley Johnson given four-match ban for alleged bite on Joe Allen
Derby County midfielder Bradley Johnson has been given a four-match ban for allegedly biting Stoke City’s Joe Allen.The incident happened during the Rams’ 2-1 defeat to the Potters on Wednesday night but was not seen by referee Darren England or any of his officials at the time. Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Johnson denies the violent conduct charges Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Latest Football News Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move REVEALED REVEALED BEST OF Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade RANKED MONEY “Bradley Johnson has been suspended for four games after he was found to have committed an act of violent conduct for which the standard punishment would be clearly insufficient,” the FA said in a statement.“The Derby County player was involved in an incident with Stoke City’s Joe Allen during Wednesday’s game (November 28)] which was not seen by the match officials but caught on camera.“Johnson denied the charge of violent conduct with an Independent Regulatory Commission then considering The FA’s allegation that the three-match sanction should be increased.“In addition to the suspension for violent conduct, the player will also serve a one-match ban for accumulating five cautions.” Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? ADVICE 1 no dice huge blow Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Johnson was caught on camera grabbing Allen’s shirt with his teeth during a fracas after Stoke midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo had been sent off.But Allen defended Johnson after the match, claiming he had not been bitten. Both players were booked by referee Darren England for their part in the melee.