World Cup news
FIFA relaxes suspension rules
June 20, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Players currently receive a one-match ban as a result of picking up yellow cards in separate games, and that has seen the likes of Germany's Michael Ballack miss out on a place in the final.
As a result, FIFA has now said players taking part in the semi-finals will only be at risk of suspension for the final if they are sent off.
"Fifa simply said we want to give the ...