After seeing seeing Edison Cavani sent off in very dramatic fashion Wednesday, we couldn’t help but check out the worst and most ridiculous red cards in football history. Check out the top 10 right here…
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10. Cavani sent off for getting fingered in his bum:
Cavani was given a red card in the Chile v. Uruguay game Wednesday after lashing out at Gonzalo Jara, but for good reason. In the replay, it is obvious that Jara had tried to finger Cavani’s bum, which caused Cavani to slash back a bit, which must have been all that the referee saw before sending the Uruguay star off.
9. Van Persie gets second yellow for shooting just one second after being called offside:
Arsenal’s Robin van Persie was given his second yellow card in a Champions League match against Barcelona for shooting just a second after being called offside. He said he was not able to hear the whistle because of the roar of the 95,000 fans, but was still sent off and unable to appeal the call.