How Joey Barton’s lengthy ban compares to other punishments in world football

Joey Barton’s 18-month ban for breaking the FA’s rules on gambling has raised question marks about whether or not the punishment was too excessive. The Governing body has claimed that the length of time given to the Burnley player could have actually been around seven years, and that the 34-year-old got off lightly. The FA […] – The Latest Soccer & Transfer News