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Roberts Red Card Appeal Successful

Roberts Red Card Appeal Successful

Blackburn Rovers striker Jason Roberts has had the red card he picked up in the game with West Brom overturned.

An off the ball incident with Jonas Olsson was deemed punishable by red card even though everyone else in the ground saw nothing as the 'Respect' campaign gathers full pace.

Roberts was facing a three-match ban but the English FA has displayed rare common sense and confirmed the card has been rescinded and Roberts is now free to start the 2008/09 season as normal.



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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Thursday May 28 2009
Time: 9:33PM

Comments

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looks like roberts wont be one that will be leaving in the summer i guess
sasman
28/05/2009 23:58:00
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really? can someone explain where the red card came from?
dominator2800
29/05/2009 05:49:00
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heaven only knows Domi mate. Roberts wont be leaving for sure....
Mikey D
29/05/2009 08:08:00
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Are we going back in time dude lol! "Roberts is now free to start the 2008/09 season as normal."
Walker
29/05/2009 09:54:00
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My bad... I shall change that. That time machine seems to be working a dream!
Mikey D
29/05/2009 14:39:00
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