FA commission reveal document detailing why Oumar Niasse was first Premier League player banned for diving: 'The arching of the back was simply not consistent with the amount of force exerted upon him'

Oumar Niasse's was handed a ban for simulation because he 'exaggerated' how badly Scott Dann's challenge effected him, a landmark four-page FA document has revealed.
Niasse won a penalty for Everton during their 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace at the weekend after coming under a challenge from defender Dann, who clearly made contact.
But the FA's independent regulatory commission decided that the contact from the defender was not enough to throw Niasse off balance in the way he portrayed - which is why they hit him with a two-match ban, making the Everton striker the first Premier League... read more

24 November 2017 in Sport, Views: 32
Source: Daily Mail

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