Tijuana's Arango Receives Two-Game Ban for Biting

  • Eurosport, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 2:50 PM

The Mexican soccer federation on Tuesday handed Tijuana midfielder Juan Arango a two-game suspension for biting defender Jesus Zavala on the shoulder during the final minutes of Tijuana’s 4-3 home defeat to Monterrey.

Though Zavala went down holding his left shoulder, the referee, who failed to see the incident took no action.

Arango’s two-game suspension is interesting considering the four-month suspension and nine-game international suspension given to Uruguay forward Luis Suarez for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini during last summer’s World Cup.

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