Fleetwood Town lose appeal against Harry Souttar's red card at Barnsley with Stoke City loan star set to serve a three match ban

Fleetwood Town have lost their appeal against the red card shown to on-loan Stoke City defender Harry Souttar at Barnsley on Saturday.

Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 2:31 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 2:44 pm
Harry Souttar walks off at Oakwell

The centre-half was shown a straight red card by referee Sebastian Stockbridge in the 65th minute at Oakwell following an aerial challenge with Cameron McGeehan.

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Town trailed 2-1 at the time and went on to lose 4-2.

The 20-year-old will now serve a three match ban and will miss the Peteborough, Blackpool and Bristol Rovers games.