Great team work and effort!! Find a club, activity or sport near you. United to pursue Lewandowski. As a draw loomed for the two South American sides, Mascherano was forced off the pitch by medics after going down due to a tackle. Referee Enrique Caceres showed Argentina’s captain a red card in the 86th minute which led to angry scenes on the touchline. Referee Enrique Caceres, from Paraguay, had no option but to send off Mascherano, much to his incredulity. Asked why he reacted as he did, Mascherano said:

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The stretcher was going too fast and I was about to fall.

The match in Quito finished England players to blame. However, the year-old lost his cool and kicked the cart driver from behind after appearing to be squirted by water.

The incident happened in the 87th minute with the score at after two goals were scored early in the first half.

The Argentina captain – who played in the Premier League with Liverpool and West Ham – mawcherano given a sending off late on at the Estadio Olimpico Atahualpa for kicking out at the driver of his medical cart. Known for his crunching challenges and fiery nature, Mascherano is used to seeing the referee’s red card but perhaps even he has never been handed such an unusual dismissal before.


He had to be led off by his teammate Ezequiel Lavezzi.

You must always be against violence. Sam Wallace Will soaring Spurs be brought back down to Earth by new stadium cagt Oliver Brown Jimmy Greaves deserves better from a game he served with distinction. The match ended in a draw. England Unders 1 Norway Unders 3. More from the web. My reaction is not justified.

Barcelona’s Javier Mascherano off for kicking medical cart driver – BBC Sport

I warned him the driver and he ignored me, but what I did was not justified. Javier Mascherano of Argentina leaves the pitch after being sent off during a match against Ecuador. Mascherano shouted at the medic before causing a full-scale pitch clash between both teams, medics, management and even riot police. It’s unclear what upset the Barcelona player, but he lashed out and kicked the driver twice before getting out of the cart.

But, I repeat, it was not justified. The referee then showed him a straight red card, which shocked the notoriously short-tempered Mascherano. Reflecting on the incident, Mascherano said: Get Inspired Find ways to get active. The year-old Barcelona midfielder appeared to have water thrown at him as he was being taken mascnerano the pitch, after picking up a knock, and then kicked the medical staff member navigating the cart.

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero opened the scoring from the penalty spot after four minutes before Segundo Castillo equalised 13 minutes later.

Javier Mascherano – I really apologize for the reaction I had, nothing justifies this. Rooney fears wrath of United fans.


Javier Mascherano shown red card for kicking medical cart driver

Chris Bascombe Welcome to the Premier League – shoddy, self-interested and ungracious. Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano earned one of the more bizarre red cards you’ll see when he kicked the driver of the injury cart that was transporting him off the pitch during his side’s World Cup qualifier in Ecuador.

The Barcelona player continued to remonstrate away from the cart before being sent off by referee Enrique Caceres. And on Tuesday cwrt, during Argentina’s World Cup qualifier in Ecuador’s capital Quito, the red mist flared up again. I really apologize for the reaction I had, nothing justifies this. We told the medic to go slower, he ignored me and I reacted.

Great team work and effort!! The result means that Argentina still lead the South American qualifying group, having gained 27 points from 14 matches. His team held on for the draw – some achievement in Quito, which is 2, carg above sea level the highest capital in the worldmaking conditions very difficult to acclimatise to.