Tiote Misses Three Games!

Last updated : 11 January 2011 By Footy Mad - Editor

The Ivory Coast international was sent off by referee Andre Marriner in Saturday's defeat at Stevenage following a tackle on Jon Ashton, but Newcastle appealed against the straight red card,

The FA today ruled that his three-match ban remains in place ... even though they could have increased it after the appeal.

The 24-year-old will miss games against Sunderland, Tottenham and Fulham.