The European football association UEFA has Dejan Lovren Friday for one international match suspended. The Croatian defender made Spain in november of ridicule on social media after the 3-2 victory of the Croats in the Nations League.
Lovren boasted in a video on Instagram that he elbow had handed out to fellow defender Sergio Ramos and made in addition to defamatory remarks about the Spanish national football team.
The player of Liverpool had immediately after the match on november 15 in the Croatian capital Zagreb already described from Spain, that the Spaniards bad losers.
Lovren dropped during the match, also not risen to the occasion, but are hard game was, according to him, just a comment on the “unfair gross performance” of the opponent.
Lovren misses european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifier against Azerbaijan
UEFA said Friday that the behavior of Lovren against the norms and values of the football goes and that with the competition suspension, a suitable measure is taken.
Lovren misses by his exclusion in march the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifier of the runner up at the worlds against Azerbaijan, also in Zagreb.
Croatia is together with Azerbaijan classified in a group with Wales, Slovakia, and Hungary. The numbers one and two in the group qualify for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020, which will be staged in twelve different countries.
Lovren is this season at Liverpool central verdedigingsduo with Virgil van Dijk. ‘The Reds’ after 21 speelrondes-to-head in the Premier League and make it so you have plenty of chance to win the first championship title since 1990.