News

Cristiano Ronaldo, five matches suspended for pushing referee

Cristiano Ronaldo, five matches suspended for pushing referee

Real Madrid’s five matches without star player Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese was Monday by the Spanish football federation punished because of the push of referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea.

Ronaldo got Sunday in the won Super Cup duel with archrival FC Barcelona (1-3) two times yellow and so red, then he is the arbitrator for leaving the field out of anger a prod.

The Spanish federation suspends the 32-year-old attacker for a match due to his red card and adds four duels to far because of the push of The Burgos Bengoetxea.

The referee called the action of Ronaldo on the teamform a “light push”, which the Portuguese believed to be still relatively lightly punished. The maximum punishment for pushing a referee is twelve games in Spain.

During the match at Camp Nou came to Ronaldo in the 58th minute as a substitute in the field. He was a beautiful goal scored for 1-2 and drew at the cheer off his shirt, for which he took his first yellow card was given. An alleged schwalbe produced the second yellow card and so red.

By his suspension miss Ronaldo, which is still in appeal, the return against FC Barcelona on Wednesday and the league games against Deportivo La Coruña, Valencia, Levante and Real Sociedad.

Real beats Barcelona, Lazio win Supercoppa

Ronaldo scores as a substitute and celebrating by taking off his shirt.
© ANP

Ronaldo will have recourse to the referee after his red card.
© ANP

Messi is grieving after the 1-3 thuisnederlaag against archrival Real.
© ANP

Asensio, a player with Dutch roots, scored the 1-3 for Real Madrid.
© ANP

Players of Lazio celebrate winning the Supercoppa after a 3-2 victory at Juventus.
© ANP

Share this photo via:

Back to slideshow

Appeal

After the match against Barcelona showed coach Zinedine Zidane and captain Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid know that they are the second yellow card for Ronaldo exaggerated.

“It was maybe not a penalty, but the red card was far too heavy. We can now not change, but going to try a suspension for Wednesday to avoid”, said Zidane. Ramos: “He lost his balance. We have to appeal, and the decision to further investigate.”

The return between Real and Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup begins Wednesday at 23: 00 local time in Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

Watch the program in the Primera Division

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular