Previous
Newcastle United
Liverpool
0
0
LIVE 39'
Game Details
Arsenal
Burnley
3:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Chelsea
Queens Park Rangers
3:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Granada
Real Madrid
3:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Barcelona
Celta Vigo
7:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Bayern Munich
Borussia Dortmund
5:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Columbus Crew
New England Revolution
8:00 PM GMT
Leg 1
Game Details
Real Salt Lake
Los Angeles Galaxy
12:00 AM GMT
Leg 1
Game Details
America
Guadalajara
11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Next

50-50: Man City vs. Man United

Manchester Derby 1 day ago
Read

50-50: Man City vs. Man United

Manchester Derby 1 day ago
Read

Horncastle: Title race wide open

Serie A 22 hours ago
Read

Argentina's battle of Manchester

FC United 18 hours ago
Read
Jan 15, 2013

Kompany wins appeal against red card

The red card Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany received against Arsenal on Sunday has been rescinded.

• Curtis: Kompany's rescinded red good for the game
• Marcotti's Monday Musings

Kompany, 26, was dismissed in the 75th minute of City's 2-0 win over Arsenal after referee Mike Dean deemed his challenge on Jack Wilshere to be a red card offence.

City boss Roberto Mancini confirmed after the game the club's intention to appeal the decision, as the Belgian faced a three-match suspension.

The Premier League champions have been successful with their appeal, meaning Kompany is available for selection versus Fulham this weekend.

A statement on the FA's website read: "An Independent Regulatory Commission has today upheld a claim of wrongful dismissal regarding Manchester City's Vincent Kompany.

"The defender was dismissed for serious foul play during his side's match against Arsenal on Sunday 13 January 2013. As a result, Kompany's three-match suspension has been withdrawn with immediate effect."

Kompany was sent off for a similar offence last season after he went in two-footed on Nani during City's 3-2 loss to United in the FA Cup.

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.