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Southampton's Austin banned after 'abusive gesture' - ProSoccerTalk

Posted On: Jan 11, 2019   |   Posted By: Yahoo Sports

Southampton's Austin banned after 'abusive gesture' - ProSoccerTalk

A certain 'v salute' has cost Charlie Austin a two-game ban. The Southampton striker, 29, has been banned by the English Football Association for the 'abusive gesture' he made towards Manchester City's fans on Dec. 30. Saints lost the game 3-1 and Austin made the gesture towards the travelling Man City supporters as he was subbed off in the 68th minute at St Mary's. Austin admitted the charge and will now miss Southampton's trip to Leicester City on Saturday (Watch live, 10 a.m. ET on NBC Sports Gold and online via NBCSports.com) and their FA Cup third round replay against Derby County next week. He has scored three goals in 18 appearances in all competitions this season and has been used mainly

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