Wolves lose O’Hara appeal
Wolves have lost their bid to have Jamie O’Hara’s three-game ban
reduced after their appeal was rejected by the Football
O’Hara, who was sent off during Saturday’s 3-1 defeat to
Huddersfield, will miss Tuesday night’s game against Hull City
followed by the clashes with Charlton and Burnley.
The midfielder reacted angrily to a challenge from Terriers
substitute Keith Southern and subsequently pushed him, leading to
Wolves had accepted the decision itself but were unhappy with
the mandatory three-match ban and asked the FA for leniency in the
Under FA rules a club may appeal the severity of a suspension if
they feel there are extenuating circumstances, but in this instance
the FA decided to reject the appeal and O’Hara will have to serve
the full three-game ban.