Schalke 04 players, Jermaine Jones are suspended until March 1 after being found guilty due to stepping on Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Marco Reus in the DFB Pokal match last month.
Jones, who was sent off in the second half the match, was accused of deliberately targeting Reus left leg had just suffered a broken leg.
The incident has escaped from monitoring the referee, but the German football association (DFB) has now decided to punish the United States midfielder with a six-match ban for the Bundesliga 1.
Schalke himself admitted to not accept the decision. They were ready to appeal the decision by the DFB. "We can not accept this verdict," the assertions camps Schalke.