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Antonio Conte banned 2 matches

January 28, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Juventus head coach Antonio Conte received a two-match touchline ban Monday as a result of his angry outburst in the wake of Saturday's Serie A draw with Genoa.

The 43-year-old directed a furious tirade at referee Marco Guida when the official declined to award a stoppage-time penalty for a perceived handball by Genoa defender Andreas Granqvist, with the game finishing 1-1.

Director general Giuseppe Marotta also invoked a three-week suspension by questioning Guida's selection, ...

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