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Leonardo gets season ban for shoving referee

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Paris Saint-Germain's sporting director Leonardo on Thursday had his ban for pushing a referee extended from nine months to 13 months, the French Football Federation announced. 

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) sporting director Leonardo attends a press conference in Paris on July 18, 2012. Leonardo on Thursday had his ban for pushing a referee extended from nine months to 13 months, the French Football Federation announced.

The decision to suspend the Brazilian for the entire 2013/2014 season came after an appeal hearing lodged by him against the initial punishment handed down on May 31.

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