Matuzalem suspended for three matches

Lazio midfielder Matuzalem received a three match suspension today for punching Luis Jimenez during their 1-0 win over Cesena in Serie A this weekend.

The 31-year-old Brazilian was handed the punishment after television images showed him punching Jimenez.

It comes a week after he was absolved of aggressing Roma talisman Francesco Totti in the Rome derby which Lazio lost 2-0.