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VIDEO: Is the suspension to Chelsea’s Diego Costa a fair punishment?

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Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel, left, gestures toward Chelsea’s Diego Costa during the English League Cup semifinal second leg soccer match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)


After being banned for three games by the English FA on Friday, meaning he will miss Chelsea’s huge clash against Manchester City on Saturday, Diego Costa is public enemy No. 1 in the Premier League at the moment.

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Following his suspension for a stamp on Liverpool’s Emre Can in Chelsea’s League Cup semifinal win on Tuesday, which was missed by the officials at the time but a retrospective violent conduct charged was dished out, Costa’s passion and commitment has been called into question.

Did he know what he was doing? Did Chelsea’s leading goalscorer deserve a three-game ban? In the video above our analysts break it down.

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