Angel Di Maria has been suspended for the next two Serie A matches by the Disciplinary Committee of the Italian Football League. He will miss the matches against Bologna and AC Milan.
Bad news for Juventus who will have to do without ‘El Fideo’ for the next two Serie A matches. will not be able to provide assistance to its partners immediately. Here is the justification for this two-game sanction. “Having, in the 41st of the first half, in reaction to a foul suffered during game action, hitting a player of the opposing team with an elbow in the chest, without harmful consequences.” The League suspended the Argentinian for the matches against Bologna on Sunday October 2 at 8:45 p.m. and the clash against the reigning Italian champions, AC Milan which will take place in the weekend of October 8 and 9 next.
He will return to the league for the 10th day of the championship and the derby against Torino. Note that Di Maria will be able to play with Juventus in the return matches of the Champions League against Maccabi Haifa. The first leg will take place in Italy on Wednesday October 5 at 9 p.m., while the return is scheduled for Israel a week later.
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