MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 27: Ben Long of the Saints celebrates during the 2019 AFL round 19 match between the St Kilda Saints and the Melbourne Demons at Marvel Stadium on July 27, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

St Kilda’s Ben Long has received a three-match ban from the AFL Tribunal on Tuesday night.

He was charged for a dangerous bump on Fremantle’s Sean Darcy in Saturday’s clash at Metricon Stadium.

The MRO graded the incident incident as careless conduct with high contact and severe impact and referred the matter directly to the Tribunal.

The Saints pled guilty to all elements of the charge.