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Barcelona to appeal the yellow cards of Pique and Suarez.

Barcelona will appeal against the yellow card shown to Gerard Pique in Saturday’s win against Leganes in an attempt to enable him to play against Valencia next weekend.Barca will also try to get the booking given to Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez in the same game overturned.Pique’s caution, for a foul on Nordin Amrabat in the first half, was his fifth in La Liga this season, meaning he will be suspended against Valencia.Suarez, meanwhile, was booked for the third time in the league after a tangle with Leganes goalkeeper Ivan Cuellar.A statement from the club’s official website read: “FC Barcelona have decided to appeal against the yellow cards given to Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez during Saturday’s game.”“According to the referee’s report, written by the official Undiano Mallenco, Pique was booked in the 29th minute for ‘grabbing an opposition player who was in possession of the ball.’“As for Suarez, [he] was booked in the 52nd minute for ‘impeding the goalkeeper releasing the ball when he has it under control in his hands.'”

Story By: Felix Okaijah

 

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