Sadie Blakely’s suspension: clarification

Clarification from Hampshire FA suggests Pompey goalkeeper will be available for crunch game

Sadie Blakely is sent off by referee Harry Redman against QPR, May 3 2015 (Photo: Kevin Richards)

Sadie Blakely’s suspension should not take effect until 14 days after her dismissal, according to Hampshire FA (Photo: Kevin Richards)

Oops! Looks like I might have jumped the gun.

Earlier today I published a story intended to amplify one aspect of yesterday’s report on Portsmouth’s Premier League victory over Queens Park Rangers, in which their goalkeeper, Sadie Blakely, was sent off.

The question of when her suspension takes effect is of immense importance, bearing in mind the significance of the club’s final league fixture of the season next Sunday. Continue reading