He has received two red cards while playing for argentina including on his debut back in 2005. The card came in his 753rd appearance with barcelona.
Messi was shown the red card following a video review.
Lionel messi red card record. Lionel messi given red card first time in barcelona career during lose to athletic bilbao lionel messi was sent off for the first time in his barcelona career in the closing stages of extra time as they lost 3 2 to athletic bilbao in the spanish super on sunday. The barcelona forward was facing a. The other red card with argentine came in the 2019 copa america.
The argentine received the first red card of his club career in the spanish supercopa defeat to athletic bilbao and subsequently was forced to sit out the victories over cornella and elche respectively. The blaugrana star replaced lisandro lopez on the 64th minute but his. Cristiano ronaldo lionel messi red cards messi s first red card came on his argentina debut against hungary in 2005.
Lionel messi went 752 matches for barcelona without being sent off but that record s now in tatters. He has been sent off on two previous occasions but both came in international matches with argentina against hungary in 2005 and chile in. Sunday s red card was the first leo messi has received while playing for barca s first team a length of 753 matches.
After passing the ball out to the left flank messi swung his right arm at the head of athletic forward asier villalibre as they ran toward the box. He has been sent off twice with argentina including in his national team debut in 2005. The argentine was dismissed for hitting out at athletic bilbao s asier villalibre right at.
Villalibre immediately fell to the ground. Madrid ap lionel messi was suspended for two matches on tuesday after hitting an opponent in an incident away from the ball in the spanish super cup final. The big barcelona news on tuesday sees lionel messi return from his two match suspension to be available for their midweek copa del rey trip to rayo vallecano.
This was the first red card of messi s club career. Onaldo has a much poorer disciplinary record than messi with 11 red cards being shown to him during the course of his senior career against the argentine s three. Of ronaldo s 11 red cards four came at manchester united six were shown when he wore the colours of real madrid and one came in a juventus shirt.
It was the first time in 754 matches that lionel messi had been sent off for barcelona.