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Riera no complaints over booking which rules him out of Cup Final

Falkirk midfielder Arnau Riera had "no complaints" about Dougie McDonald's decision to yellow card him for diving. The Spaniard picked up his third booking and will miss the Homecoming Scottish Cup final with Rangers next month.

He said: "I am very pleased for my manager, my team-mates and the club because it has been a very hard season.

"It is a fantastic achievement for the club but obviously from my point of view, I am going to miss the final with three yellow cards.

"We will try to appeal if it is possible, I don't know.

"But I think it was a yellow card because there was no contact.

"I tried to get a foul because the ball was too far away.

"When I realised what happened, I tried to stand up as fast as I could but it was too late.

"So there are no complaints, the referee did well with his decision.

"But my complaint is that for this stupid thing, I am going to miss the final, one of my biggest games."



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