Bournemouth are appealing Sam Francis’s red card, picked up for a terrible tackle on Aaron Ramsey on Tuesday night.
We have appealed Simon Francis' red card from last night's draw with @Arsenal.
— AFC Bournemouth 🍒 (@afcbournemouth) January 4, 2017
It’s quite hilarious to think that they are appealing a two-footed, off the ground tackle that could have broken Aaron’s leg had it been planted yet Arsenal declined to appeal Granit Xhaka’s red card for the sending off he picked up under a new rule change that only ever applied to that one challenge.
But there you go.
Bournemouth said in a statement on their official site: