Evra appeals France ban
August 24, 2010
By Soccernet staff
France World Cup captain Patrice Evra will appeal the five-match ban he was handed by a disciplinary commission for his role in Les Bleus' embarassing player boycott at the finals in South Africa.
Evra and his France team-mates refused to train, two days before a crucial final group game against South Africa, in protest of the expulsion of Nicolas Anelka from the squad following an argument with coach Raymond Domenech.
Anelka was ...