Portugal International Suspend For Six Months After Pushing A Referee

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Portugal international Gelson Martins has been suspended for six months after pushing a referee during a Ligue 1 game.

The 24-year old forward joined AS Monaco from Atletico Madrid at the
start of the season, after spending the 2018-19 campaign on loan at the
club from Diego Simeone’s side.

Martins has featured regularly for Les Monégasques under new coach
Robert Moreno but involved in a bizarre incident during their Ligue 1
3-1 loss at Nimes on last month.

However, former Sporting Lisbon star was given a marching other for
pushing the center referee Mikael Lesage, after Chelsea loanee Tiemoue
Bakayoko was dismissed, and the French FA confirmed they would be
investigating the matter further.

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Monaco have confirmed the banned of Martins for the rest of the season on their Twitter handle.

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Former Ligue 1 Champions face a tough test this weekend, as they take o Nice at Allianz Rivera.