Wes Brown claim of 'wrongful dismissal' upheld

Monday 02 Mar 2015
Sunderland's Wes Brown was sent off against his former club on Saturday
An Independent Regulatory Commission has today upheld a claim of wrongful dismissal in relation to Wes Brown.

The Sunderland defender was dismissed in the game against Manchester United on Saturday 28 February 2015 for denying an obvious goalscoring opportunity.

Therefore, his one-match suspension has been withdrawn with immediate effect.

By FA Staff