January 27, 2023



Disaster hits Argentina soccer as Ref points 10 purple playing cards in Cup ultimate 

Ten gamers have been despatched off as Racing Membership gained a Champions Trophy ultimate that ended early as a result of Boca Juniors had solely six gamers on the pitch.

Seven Boca gamers have been dismissed, together with two on the bench, with Racing main 2-1 when the sport was stopped.

Guidelines state a match can’t proceed if a staff have fewer than seven gamers.

Carlos Alcaraz’s 118th-minute winner in San Luis was the flash level for the foremost incident when he celebrated in entrance of the Boca followers.

The Boca gamers surrounded him, grabbing him by the ear and throwing the ball at him.

Referee Facundo Tello despatched off Alcaraz together with 5 Boca gamers, together with Dario Benedetto, an unused substitute, and Carlos Zambrano, who had been changed earlier. Jonathan Galvan, an unused Racing substitute, was additionally proven a purple card.

Boca’s Sebastian Villa and Racing’s Johan Carbonero have been dismissed within the ninety fifth minute after an argument, whereas Boca’s Alan Varela was proven a second yellow 5 minutes later.

Earlier, Norberto Briasco opened the scoring for Boca earlier than Racing’s Matias Rojas equalised within the first half.

Argentine Tello will officiate on the World Cup which begins on 20 November.

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