Previous
Kashiwa Reysol
Suwon Bluewings
0
1
LIVE 43'
Game Details
Beijing Guo'an
Jeonbuk Motors
11:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Lekhwiya
Al Sadd
4:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Al Hilal
Perspolis
6:05 PM GMT
Game Details
Perugia
US Pescara
4:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Spezia
US Avellino
7:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Huracán
Independiente Rivadavia
11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
U.A.N.L
Emelec
1:00 AM GMT May 27, 2015
Leg 2Aggregate: 0 - 1
Game Details
Next

PSG unstoppable in France

Report Card: PSG
Read

No. 50: Emre Can, Liverpool

PremRank
Read

Mourinho sees eye-poke ban lifted

The two-match ban handed to Real Madrid head coach Jose Mourinho for poking Barcelona's Tito Vilanova in the eye has been lifted.

• Mourinho banned and fined for eye poke
• Mourinho blames Barca for eye poke

Mourinho was caught on camera poking the eye of Vilanova, Barcelona's assistant coach at the time, after the final whistle in Barca's 5-4 aggregate win over Real in the Spanish Super Cup last August.

The Portuguese was ultimately handed a two-match suspension while Vilanova, now the Barca manager, was given a one-match ban for his part in the fracas, which was sparked by a challenge from Marcelo on Cesc Fabregas.

However, as part of an amnesty by the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), the bans have been overturned - meaning the two coaches will be on the touchline when Madrid meet Barcelona in the two-legged Spanish Super Cup next month.

"Match bans up to four games and stadium bans up to two games will not be enforced," the RFEF ruled, a note distributed at its general assembly in Madrid said.

Barca president Sandro Rosell is unlikely to be happy with the decision after he said last month: "We do not accept that an aggression towards our coach is not punished. If this happens, we will speak to the appropriate party - we will not let it go unpunished."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.