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No action over Barnes tackle - FA

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Do I care whether or not Ashley Barnes got suspended? Not really -- Burnley aren't playing against Chelsea again this season (and, in all likelihood, not for another several seasons), and a ban would just mean everyone else gets to escape his leg-breakers while we get punished for it. And it's not as though I expect our players to be protected by anyone but the club right now.

But since I assume some of you do care, here's what the FA had to say about his attempted amputation of Nemanja Matic's left leg:


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