Neuer: FIFA must stop triple punishment

February 21, 2014
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has urged FIFA to consider abandoning the “triple punishment” of a penalty, red card, and suspension for denying a clear goalscoring opportunity in the penalty box.

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