Register Login Live

Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Neymar To Miss El Clasico?

FC Barcelona superstar, Neymar was sent off in his side's 2-0 loss to Malaga, however reports suggest the Brazilian could face further punishment and miss El Clasico.

Read: Neymar Sent Off As Malaga Dent Barca's Title Hopes

The Brazilian forward was sent after 66 minutes for picking up a second yellow and will serve a one-match suspension.

However, according to AS, Neymar could face a further ban after it was revealed he made a sarcastic gesture towards the fourth official as he left the pitch.

The referee's report, as revealed by AS, stated. "In the 65th minute player (number 11) Da Silva Santos J, Neymar was sent off for the following reason: second yellow.

"After being sent off and when he was heading towards the tunnel to the dressing rooms, he applauded the fourth official".

The 24-year-old could now face further punishment under article 117 of the disciplinary code, for contempt of the officials

Neymar is also the first Barcelona player to be sent off in 59 games, while it's also the fifth sending off of his career.

Read: Ronaldo & Bale Struggle As Griezmann Denies Real Victory

Would Barcelona struggle if Neymar was suspended for more than one game? Have your say in the comment section below.

 

Higuain Shines To Lead Juve Past Chievo

Dominant Chelsea Restore Seven-Point Lead Over Spurs

Lewandowski Brace Inspire Bayern Rout Over Dormtund

46 comments

Top 5

Real Madrid Transfer Talk: Seven Out, Eight In?

2 May 06, 2021 12:29 PM in LaLiga

Injury Latest: Sirino, Zwane & Two Others

7 May 06, 2021 08:25 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

12 Players Mourinho Wants To Sign

1 May 07, 2021 12:21 PM in Serie A

SAFA Provide Important Update On Ntseki

22 May 06, 2021 09:56 AM in Bafana

Confirmed: SAFA Finally Announce Bafana Coach

207 May 05, 2021 01:05 PM in Bafana

Insider Gives Insight Into Chiefs’ Transfer Approach

128 May 05, 2021 08:54 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Big Wheels - Check Out Sirino’s Pimped Out R500k SUV

May 05, 2021 09:18 AM in Show Me The Money

Twist! Ntseki Offered Bafana Role…

162 May 03, 2021 06:04 PM in Bafana

12 Players Mourinho Wants To Sign

1 May 07, 2021 12:21 PM in Serie A

Downs’ Mkhulise Responds To French Club Reports

12 May 06, 2021 10:56 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

18 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

Another Exit At Cape Town City

May 06, 2021 01:33 PM in PSL

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Ex-Chiefs Striker Calls For Patience With Hunt

66 May 06, 2021 12:59 PM in Kaizer Chiefs