Lionel messi was handed a red card for the first time in his football career and was banned for two games. Lionel messi was banned for two matches on tuesday following his first ever sending off for barcelona.
Despite bagging the lead on two occasions in the game courtesy of a sensational display from antoine griezmann barcelona conceded twice including in the 90th minute.
Lionel messi red card records. However there is a reason why lionel messi is considered one of the best in the business. 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. Barcelona vs athletic club.
Following his two match suspension lionel messi came back in grand style and helped barcelona come from behind to secure a tense 2 1 win over rayo. He has been sent off twice with argentina including in his national team debut in 2005. Cristiano ronaldo lionel messi red cards messi s first red card came on his argentina debut against hungary in 2005.
The blaugrana star replaced lisandro lopez on the 64th minute but his. Lionel messi sarcastically checked asier villalibre s pulse after appearing to strike the player during last night s spanish super cup final. The barcelona forward was facing a.
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. 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. Athletic bilbao went on to bag the lead for the first time in the game with inaki williams.
The card came in his 753rd appearance with barcelona. Lionel messi went 752 matches for barcelona without being sent off but that record s now in tatters. 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 argentine forward was shown a red card at the end of sunday s 3 2 extra time defeat to. Messi was shown a red card following a var review for. Lionel messi red card his first with camp nou outfit.
The argentine was dismissed for hitting out at athletic bilbao s asier villalibre right at. Messi was shown the red card following a video review.