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Schalke's Jones of US suspended for 4 games

Updated: December 12, 2012, 2:26 PM ET
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Schalke midfielder Jermaine Jones has been suspended for four Bundesliga games for his ejection in a 3-1 loss to Stuttgart last weekend.

The American was given a red card in the 73rd minute of Saturday's match for a tackle on Ibrahima Traore. The governing body of German soccer said Wednesday that the punishment had to be harsh because Jones is a repeat offender.

Jones holds the club record with five ejections. He also has three yellow cards in the Bundesliga ...

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