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Neymar, Four Others Banned Over Fight During PSG vs Olympique de Marseille Game

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Neymar, Four Others Banned Over Fight During PSG vs Olympique de Marseille Game

Brazil football star, Neymar and four other players who were involved in a fight during Saint-Germain’s clash with Marseille last weekend, have been handed match ban.

Neymar was one of five players sent off after a fight broke out between Argentine pair Dario Benedetto and Leandro Paredes and then extended to other players at the end of PSG’s shock 1-0 defeat to Marseille last Sunday.

Neymar, Four Others Banned Over Fight During PSG vs Olympique de Marseille Game

On Wednesday, September, 16, the French football governing announced PSG full-back, Layvin Kurzawa, has been slapped with a six-game ban for his role after he kicked Jordan Amavi.

Amavi was given a three-match ban with Marseille team-mate Dario Benedetto receiving a one-match ban.

Neymar, Four Others Banned Over Fight During PSG vs Olympique de Marseille Game

Brazilian striker, Neymar, who was caught by VAR hitting Marseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez during the clash, received a two-match ban with a suspended sentence with Leandro Paredes handed the same punishment.

Neymar accused Gonzalez of racially abusing him during the clash. He claimed Alvaro called him a ‘monkey son of a b****’, but Gonzalez has since denied the claims.

The LFP will investigate those allegations against the Spanish defender, and also look into claims filed by Marseille that PSG star Angel Di Maria spat at Gonzalez.

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