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Pope handed fine and suspension over social media comments

Port Vale's Tom Pope has been handed a one match suspension, in relation to a social media post.

The FA says the Vale skipper has also been fined £2,600 by an independent Regulatory Commission. 

The forward admitted a breach of FA Rule E3 in relation to media comments posted on Twitter, though the governing body has not specified what was said.

Port Vale have released a statement, confirming the suspension. 

 

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