Terry to return from ban on November 11th

John Terry pictured arriving at Wembley Stadium for his hearing last month. Credit: PA

John Terry had until 6pm this evening to contest the sanction issued by an independent Football Association regulatory commission.

His four-match ban means he can return to action against Liverpool on November 11th.


Terry to keep Chelsea captaincy

It is understood that John Terry will remain as Chelsea captain despite receiving a four-match ban for racially abusing QPR defender Anton Ferdinand. His boss Roberto Di Matteo had refused to confirm if he was still club captain.