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Jair Benitez suspended by MLS for elbow on Daniel Cruz

MLS announced today that FC Dallas' Jair Benitez has been suspended one game and fined for violent conduct that endangered the safety of his opponent. Benitez threw an elbow that contacted with Danny Cruz the 71st minute of the match between FC Dallas and D.C. United last week.

One might perhaps complain that Cruz embellished the incident... and in this case MLS appears to agree with you as Cruz as been fined for his act of embellishment which "brought the game into disrepute" in the very same incident.

Here's a replay of the incident.