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Ferdinand escapes UEFA action

March 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand will face no disciplinary action for sarcastically applauding referee Cuneyt Cakir at the end of the Champions League last-16 second leg match against Real Madrid, UEFA has confirmed.

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Ferdinand was furious over the performance of Cakir, who ruled that Nani's 59th-minute high challenge on Alvaro Arbeloa was worthy of a red card. ...

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