FA chairman says Cole free to play for England
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, England -- Ashley Cole will escape a playing ban from England in the upcoming World Cup qualifiers despite insulting the Football Association in a Twitter post.
The Chelsea left back apologized in person to FA chairman David Bernstein on Monday for reacting angrily after a commission set up by the governing body questioned the evidence Cole gave in defending John Terry in a racism case.
"He expressed a degree of remorse for what he had done, wished it hadn't happened," ...
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