Binya was sent off in Tuesday´s Champions League Group D clash at Celtic Park after lunging at Brown in the closing stages. However he insists there was no malice behind a challenge, even though Brown has claimed it was a deliberate attempt by the Cameroonian to cause serious injury.
Binya said in the Portuguese press: "I raised my right foot to the opponent but I didn´t intend to injure him. It was a strong challenge."
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