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Man City lose Adebayor for four matches

Emmanuel Adebayor has been hit with a four-match ban after Manchester City accepted his red card at Stoke, reports the Daily Mirror. City had until 5pm to appeal against Adebayor's sending off for hitting Stoke's Ryan Shawcross in the face during their FA Cup defeat on Wednesday.

And they decided to accept the four-match suspension rather than risk the FA landing the striker with a fifth game if they deemed their appeal frivolous.

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