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Swansea's Leroy Fer free to play Newcastle after red card appeal win

Swansea's Leroy Fer free to play Newcastle after red card appeal win
From ESPN - January 9, 2018

Swansea midfielder Leroy Fer has seen his red card from Saturday's FA Cup third-round tie against Wolves overturned on appeal, the Football Association has announced.

Dutchman Fer was dismissed in the 67th minute at Molineux following a foul on Helder Costa, which referee Anthony Taylor had viewed as violent conduct.

However, the Premier League club lodged a bid for the red card to be rescinded, along with the three-match suspension.

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