Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel di Maria will serve a four-match suspension handed to him by LFP disciplinary commission for attempting to spit on Marseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez.
The Argentine has been under investigation following the incident that happened during a Ligue 1 match between PSG and rivals Marseille, in which five players were red-carded.
La Commission de Discipline de la Ligue de Football Professionnel a sanctionné le milieu de terrain du @PSG_inside de quatre matches de suspension ferme.— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) September 23, 2020
His ban follows that of all the players involved in the brawl towards the end of the match, including two of his teammates.
Ligue 1 has punished all red-carded players during the PSG vs Marseille match.— Futaa.com (@Futaacom) September 16, 2020
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Di Maria has scored once in three outings this season, bouncing back from two opening defeats to win their last two.