Date: 4th January 2011 at 1:52pm
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Lee Bowyer has bee handed a 3 match ban following his stamp on Arsenal’s Bacary Sagna in the 3-0 demolition of The Brum at St Andrew’s on New Years Day.

The Gunners overcame a succession of filthy challenges to claim the three points as Arsenal looked to close the gap on leaders Manchester United.

The majority of the filth was spotted by the referee and punished accordingly, if not a little leniently at times (I’m looking at you Roger Johnson!), however former racist, Lee Bowyer got away with a malicious stamp on the Arsenal right back (not to mention raking his studs down the back of the same player’s achilles) Bacary Sagna.

The Birmingham City midfielder will now miss three matches.

Good.