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Martins' red card rescinded, can play Saturday

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An independent review panel has rescinded the fine and one-game suspension for a red card issued to Seattle Sounders FC forward Obafemi Martins in the 71st minute of Sunday’s game against Chivas USA (VIDEO). Martins will be eligible for Seattle’s game this Saturday against Vancouver Whitecaps FC. The independent review panel consists of one representative from each of the following entities: U.S. Soccer Federation, Canadian Soccer Association, and Professional Referees Organization (PRO).