Rahim Ayew handed three-match ban in Belgium

The son of Ghana football legend Abedi Ayew Pele has been penalised for kicking a Lokeren player over the weekend
Ghana international Rahim Ayew has been handed a three-match suspension and fined 500 Euro for his weekend tackle on Nill De Paw.

The SK Lierse midfielder was shown a straight red for kicking the Lokeren player over the weekend and will now miss three matches in the Belgian Jupiler League.

Belgian FA’s disciplinary and control body met Monday in Brussels, Belgium to review Ayew's dismissal and decided to hand him the three-game ban.

His club is yet to make a formal appeal on the midfielder's ban.