Ronaldo has appeal rejected

Real Madrid's challenge against Cristiano Ronaldo's three-match ban has been rejected by the appeal committee of the Spanish football federation.

Ronaldo was sent off in Real's 1-1 draw with Athletic Bilbao for his reaction to a push from Carlos Gurpegi and a confrontation with Ander Iturraspe in the 75th minute of the Primera Division match.

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