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Tate & Trundle Arrested

Tate & Trundle Arrested

Lee Trundle and Alan Tate have been arrested as well as charged by the FAW following their actions after the Football League Trophy win on Sunday.

The FAW have launched an investigation about their antics, which involved Trundle wearing a t-shirt showing a cartoon of a person urinating on a blue Cardiff shirt and both Tate and Trundle holding up a welsh flag which read 'F*** Off Cardiff'.

'The Football Association of Wales has concluded that charges will be issued against Swansea City FC and two of their players Lee Trundle and Alan Tate,' said an FAW statement issued by secretary general David Collins.

The club have said they will not punish the players involved with fines and Jackett said: "I don't think they realised what they were doing. It's something both Lee and Alan did in the heat of the moment and, if they have caused any offence, it's something they regret.

"But they will not be disciplined by the club because I felt it was a spur-of-the-moment situation."


Following the two cup wins, Kenny Jackett and the team can now focus totally on gaining promotion to the Championship and the Swansea boss has received a boost with the news that Keith Lowe's loan has been extended until the end of the season.

Thanks to the Football Association of WALES we could lose 2 players that have played a big part in our season so far.

For news about free coach travel to Port Vale this Saturday, and other ticket news click here.

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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Wednesday April 5 2006
Time: 7:14PM

Comments

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What's your thoughts on this people?
Tierney
05/04/2006 20:36:00
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It'll die down in a few weeks and i really can't see bans just fines .
JACK_THE_LAD
05/04/2006 21:02:00
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why must we share wales our beloved country with *****S!!!THIS IS QUITE CLEARLEY TAKING THE *****!
troika dog
05/04/2006 21:07:00
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Um how was the T-shirt he had been wearing all afternoon a spur of the moment thing?
book_me_browning
05/04/2006 21:28:00
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Wearing all afternoon? Where did you hear that? He put it on after the game.
KevinE
05/04/2006 21:54:00
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They wont ger bans just fines i think
kevzy118
05/04/2006 21:54:00
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OH IF THE F**** PRESS DIDNT SAY ANYTHING CARDIFF WOULDNT HAVE KNOWN ABOUT THE FK*** FLAG AND T-SHIRT, WHY HAVE THEY BEEN ARRESTED ALL OF THE OF THE PRESS NEED TO F**IN GROW UP AND THE T-SHIRT THAT TRUNDLE HAD ON YOU CAN BUY THEM FROM SHOPS AND I HAVE SEEN PEOPLE WEARING THEM WHY IS IT DIFFERENT WHEN TRUNDLE WEARS IT, WHY WOULD PEOPLE SEEL THEM IF THEY WERE GONNA BE ARRESTED IT'S STUPID... BY THE WAY WELL DONE SWANSEA GR8 DAY ON SUN AND TRUNDLE N TATE DID THE RIGHT THING
jack till i die
05/04/2006 22:04:00
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You can not condone what they did. It was incitement, that's what the police will be looking into. The thing is, if it's one of your players, great, he's one of the lads and loves the club. But if you are from the opposition then something like this is really going to wind you up. The worst thing that there is no love lost between Swansea and Cardiff and this won't help.
guinless
05/04/2006 23:34:00
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Don't see how Trundle and Tate could relate to the rivalry. Not really. Innocents. Boys will be boys. Cardiff getting worried. They know what it's like to be second best. SCFC the last top flight team in Wales. CCFC will do anything to stop this happening again.
Lloyd Coal
06/04/2006 05:22:00
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i suppose you reckon cardiff planted the t-shirts for trundle and tate to wear! i think it would be hilarious if they got banned for this!
vertigo_red
06/04/2006 09:25:00
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