Advert

Latest

41 minutes ago
Advert
an hour ago
Advert

Most Popular

2 hours ago
Advert

Alaves Goalkeeper Gets Sent Off For Catching The Ball Outside The Area

Alaves Goalkeeper Gets Sent Off For Catching The Ball Outside The Area

After months of quarantine, Alaves goalkeeper Fernando Pacheco completely forgot the rules of football upon his return to action today.

The 28-year old goalkeeper was in the sticks for his side's game away at Espanyol in La Liga today but lasted just 18 minutes on the pitch.

Pacheco blatantly caught the ball outside his area and was promptly shown a red card by the referee, who had one of the easiest decisions of his career to make.

Advert

More Like ThisMore Like This

1 of 6
Arsenal Goalkeeper Bernd Leno Sent Off After Punching The Ball Outside His Box In Moment Of Madness
Football

Arsenal Goalkeeper Bernd Leno Sent Off After Punching The Ball Outside His Box In Moment Of Madness

published ata month ago

After Pacheco's dismissal, Roberto, who made a number of key errors playing for West Ham this season, replaced his fellow Spaniard in goal.

Advert

With nobody anywhere near him, Simoncini casually picked up the ball outside the box and conceded a free-kick that Scotland subsequently scored from.

Some fans argued that the 33-year-old thought played had stopped for the downed Scotland player but we're often told the golden rule of football is to play to whistle.

Topics: Football News, Alaves, Football, Goalkeeper, La Liga, Espanyol

Chosen for YouChosen for You

Chelsea Denied Opener Vs Liverpool After Timo Werner's Arm Is Judged Offside By VAR
published at41 minutes ago

Most Read StoriesMost Read

Football

Fulham Denied Equaliser Vs Tottenham Hotspur After Mario Lemina's Handball

published at2 hours ago

Josh Lawless

Josh is a sports journalist who specialises in football and wrestling. He has been published by Curzon Ashton FC, Late Tackle, Manchester City FC, The Mirror, Read Man City and Manchester Evening News. He provides coverage of professional wrestling and has interviewed some of the biggest names in the field - including the first UK interview with The Hardy Boyz after their return to WWE. He has never sported a pair of Lonsdale Slip-ons, contrary to reports.