Carlisle United's Lee Miller ban appeal rejected by FA panel

Carlisle United striker Lee Miller will see out a three-match ban after the club's appeal was rejected by a Football Association panel.

Miller, 28, was sent off in Saturday's 4-0 League One defeat by Hartlepool United  , and will miss fixtures against Chesterfield, Stevenage and Tranmere.

"We are extremely disappointed," managing director John Nixon told the official website  .

"We reviewed the evidence and felt we had a strong case."