Throughout his professional career lionel messi has only received 2 red cards. And now referee jesus gil manzano has opened up on his decision.
Table of information about messi s red cards.
Lionel messi how many red card. Lionel messi could be facing a ban of at least four games after being sent off in barcelona s spanish super cup final defeat to athletic club on sunday. Messi has a total of 2 red cards. He has been sent off on two previous occasions but both came in international matches with argentina against hungary in 2005 and chile in 2019.
Last updated 13 03 monday 18 january 2021 gmt lionel messi could be hit with a 12 match ban following his red card for violent conduct during barcelona 2 3 athletic bilbao. Lionel messi vs cristiano ronaldo. Messi was shown the red card following a video review.
Red cards head to head as you can see from the tables above ronaldo has a much poorer disciplinary record than messi with 11 red cards being shown to him during. The card came in his 753rd appearance with barcelona. Sunday s red card was the first leo messi has received while playing for barca s first team a length of 753 matches.
Lionel messi s red card in barcelona s spanish super cup defeat to athletic bilbao on sunday has been a major talking point. This was the first red card of messi s club career. Messi gets straight red card for swinging.
He has been sent off twice with argentina including in his national team debut in 2005. One in august 2005 in his first game for argentina and the second red card in june 2019 again while playing for argentina in the copa america. 20th january 2021 10 30 ist lionel messi banned for 2 matches after first ever red card in spanish super cup final barcelona talisman lionel messi has been handed a two game ban by the competition committee a decision which is expected to be contested by the club.