Eden Hazard gets no extra ban for kicking ballboy

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard will serve a three-match ban for

kicking a ballboy.

The English Football Association had said the standard

suspension was ”clearly insufficient,” but its independent

commission on Thursday disagreed and didn’t extend the


The Belgium winger was sent off for kicking a ball boy in the

79th minute of the League Cup semifinal match against Swansea last

Wednesday while attempting to retrieve the ball after it had rolled

out of play.