Joey Barton Lashes Out At FA Over 'Farce' Of John Terry Ban

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Joey Barton has described the four-match ban given to John Terry by the FA as a "shambles."

Barton tweeted his thoughts about the ban and £220,000 fine shortly after the FA made its decision.

Joseph Barton
Well I think that proves a lot. What an absolute farce. 12 games for violent conduct and only 4 for that. FA should be embarrassed

Moments earlier he tweeted:

Joseph Barton
4 games? A years worth of investigation, a four day FA hearing and only a 4 game ban? Suarez got 8 didn't he? WTF's going on...

Joey Barton was handed a 12 match ban after losing the plot in the last game of the season when his team, QPR, were playing Manchester City.

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