Ma’afu banned for Ospreys clash

Date published: January 15 2015

Northampton Saints prop Salesi Ma’afu has been handed a one-week suspension by an RFU Disciplinary Panel.

Ma’afu is banned from January 13 until January 19 after totting up three foul play yellow cards/Level 1 citings this season, meaning he will miss Northampton’s European Champions Cup clash away to the Ospreys on Sunday.

He can play again on January 20.

Ma’afu case was dealt with on the papers only by agreement with the club at the Coventry Holiday Inn.