Nzonzi to face Man City

  • Last Updated: December 31 2012, 11:13 GMT

Stoke midfielder Steven Nzonzi will be free to face Manchester City on New Year's Day after appealing against his sending-off on Saturday.

Steven Nzonzi: Free to face Man City on Tuesday

Steven N'Zonzi

15. Steven N'Zonzi

Title Number
Appearances 25 (0)
Goals 3
Assists 1
Yellows 5
Reds 0
*Current Season

Nzonzi was shown the red card for an alleged stamp on Southampton's Jack Cork during a thrilling 3-3 Barclays Premier League draw at the Britannia Stadium.

Potters manager Tony Pulis was angered by the decision, arguing Nzonzi did not make contact with Cork, and the Football Association have confirmed an appeal has now been lodged.

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