Day: October 6, 2012

THE FA RELEASES WRITTEN REASONS FOR JOHN TERRY VERDICT/ ASHLEY COLE CALLS FA A “BUNCH OF TWATS”

Via The Guardian The Football Association disciplinary panel that banned Chelsea’s captain John Terry for racially abusing the Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand found the defence he maintained for a year “improbable, implausible and contrived”, it emerged on Friday. Even as hopes were expressed that the verdict would draw a line under a damaging year-long saga that led to Terry’s international retirement and the resignation of Fabio Capello as the England manager, Ashley Cole sparked new controversy by branding the FA []