Espanyol have submitted a complaint to the Spanish football federation (RFEF) over the fact that Robert Lewandowski was allowed to play for Barcelona in the city derby over the weekend.
Lewandowski was sent off in Barça’s final game before the World Cup break against Osasuna in November. His ban was then set at three games over an alleged gesture towards the referee.
The Catalans launched an appeal to RFEF but had it rejected, before then taking the case higher to the Spain’s sports arbitration court. Yet the suspension was still upheld.
Lewandowski was therefore expected to miss La Liga…