Sunderland 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur

Bale hits out at latest 'diving' card

December 29, 2012
By Kevin Palmer


An irate Gareth Bale feels he was "booked for no reason" after referee Martin Atkinson gave him a yellow card for diving in Tottenham's 2-1 win at Sunderland.

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Bale will now miss the New Year's Day game against Reading at White Hart Lane after picking up his fifth booking of the season, with three of those handed out for simulation in Premier League games. He has been booked ...

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