FC Barcelona appeals Rakitic, Vermaelen and Suárez bookings
The Barça trio were cautioned in Sunday's 1-0 win at San Mamés
10:00PM Sunday 23 Aug
FC Barcelona has decided to appeal the yellow cards shown by referee Carlos del Cerro Grande to Ivan Rakitic (43’), Thomas Vermaelen (63’) and Luis Suárez (74') in Sunday’s match against Athletic Club. The club considers the reasons outlined in the referee’s report inadmissible and has therefore appealed to the Competition Committee.