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FIFA bans Cahill for one game

June 17, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Australia midfielder Tim Cahill has escaped with a one-match ban following his red card against Germany.

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Cahill had feared that FIFA would hand down a two-match suspension following his late tackle on Bastian Schweinsteiger, which would probably have ruled him out of the tournament considering Australia's drubbing in their first game.

But Cahill will now be available to face Serbia in his country's final group game on June 23.
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