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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Red mist

This year
'He was antagonised, put it like that' - How Cluxton learned from his red card 20 years ago
Stevie McDonnell tells of the time the Dublin goalkeeper lashed out at him, and went on to take the blame for his side’s defeat.
Last year
Peter O’Mahony: ‘Red cards like that do games no favours – I don’t think there was any intent'
Ireland captain lends his support to Italian hooker, Epalahame Faiva, after his controversial sending off.
All-Ireland champs Limerick finish with 14 players and a six-point defeat
Galway beat Limerick 0-27 to 1-18 in this evening’s NHL game at the TUS Gaelic Grounds.
All time
Hamish Watson says Zander Fagerson did not deserve ‘rubbish’ call
The prop was dismissed in the defeat to Wales.
Dean Smith rages after decisions go against Aston Villa at Manchester City
Smith was shown a red card for his protestations after Bernardo Silva’s opening goal.
Iain Henderson's red card could spell bad news for Ireland
The Ulster skipper faces a disciplinary hearing following his dismissal at the Liberty Stadium.
McCall insists Saracens can adapt if Farrell gets Champions Cup ban
Farrell saw red on the hour mark in Saracens’ surprise 28-18 Gallagher Premiership loss to Wasps.
'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red
The England centre was dismissed with six minutes left during the win against Wales at Twickenham.
German footballer given 3-year ban, his club a six-month suspension, after punching referee
Officials feel the ban could well end up being a lifetime one.
Watch: France's Vahaamahina sees red for mindlessly elbowing Wainwright
Les Bleus have to play the remainder of the quarter-final with 14 men.
Watch: Argentina's Lavanini sent off for nasty high hit on Farrell
Nigel Owens had no option but to brandish red to the Pumas second row.
Dunne, Duff, McHale - 11 famous players sent off in All-Ireland finals
Kilkenny’s Richie Hogan joins an unfortunate group of players who have been dismissed on the big day.
McFadden lucky to escape red card for apparent headbutt on Ulster's Reidy
The officials were unable to punish the Leinster winger as they couldn’t ‘see where exactly the contact was’.
Rooney sent off for nasty tackle as DC United suffer heavy MLS defeat
It was the striker’s fourth career red card.
Ireland defender Duffy sent off for headbutting Crystal Palace's Van Aanholt
But 10-man Brighton still recorded a 3-1 win.
Red card Mbappe needs to calm down, says France coach Deschamps
The teenager was sent off for retaliating in anger during PSG’s win over Nimes.
Firmino brands Ramos 'an idiot' over Champions League final comments
The Liverpool forward also welcomed the prospect of Brazil goalkeeper Alisson joining him at Anfield.
Ibrahimovic sent off for slapping opponent but Galaxy halt losing run
Galaxy’s 1-0 MLS victory at Montreal Impact was overshadowed by the dismissal of their star striker.
'Oh, I'm sorry I hurt your feelings': American tennis player squares up to umpire
It’s fair to say Jared Donaldson lost his temper at the Monte Carlo Masters earlier.
Focus inwards as Ireland bid to end winless run against Wales
Losses in Cardiff and a draw last time out in Dublin have left Ireland without a Six Nations win over Wales since 2014.
Adam Lallana completely lost it in a Liverpool U23 game last night
The 29-year-old was sent off after grabbing Spurs player George Marsh by the neck.
Van Graan dismisses suggestion Munster have a discipline problem
The province have picked up six yellow cards and a red since the South African took over in November.
Racing fullback Imhoff to miss Munster clash due to five-week ban for headbutt
The southern province visit Paris in round five of the Champions Cup.
Klopp in ref rage as Liverpool's derby dominance fails to pay off
“I only want to speak to people with a little bit of understanding about football,” said the Liverpool boss.
'He sprayed water in my face': England team-mates Haskell and Marler in heated scuffle
Wasps’ 20-game unbeaten home run came to an end after a feisty affair.
Shelvey working with psychologist on anger issues
The Newcastle midfielder picked up the third red card of his career in Sunday’s loss to Tottenham, but is aware he must learn to “shut up”.
Paul McShane sent off for reckless challenge in delicately-poised play-off semi-final
Fulham and Reading played out a 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage.
Yaya Toure lets fly at officials, says Manchester derby should be played without a referee
The Man City midfielder was not happy after Sunday’s defeat to Arsenal at Wembley.
They were out to injure us: Wijnaldum slams Everton over physical derby approach
“I saw a few tackles that had to be red.”
Bournemouth defender lambasted for 'cowardly' stamp on Ibrahimovic
Both Tyrone Mings and the Swedish superstar were fortunate not to receive red cards today.
Hendrick shown red card for two-footed challenge and Brady's debut ends in defeat
The Ireland midfielder was off for an early bath before Burnley were handed a 2-1 loss by Watford.
Arsene Wenger to miss four games as FA hand down touchline ban and £25k fine
The FA have punished Wenger for his actions during Arsenal’s win against Burnley.
Leinster lock Triggs cited, joins Frans Steyn at disciplinary hearing tomorrow
The Kiwi has been called before a disciplinary committee for making contact with the eye are of Nic White.
Zlatan insists kick to Seamus Coleman's head was unintentional
The Manchester United striker has attempted to play down his clash with the Ireland defender yesterday.
Gone 'til November: Munster prop Cronin gets four-week ban for stamping
The loosehead will miss his province’s opening two Champions Cup fixtures and and inter-pro clash with Ulster.
Munster's James Cronin cited for stamping incident in loss to Leinster
A disciplinary committee will convene on Wednesday to judge the incident involving the prop and Leinster scrum-half Jamison Gibson-Park.
De Rossi explains his expletive-laden roar at Roma fans after Dzeko goal
The midfielder appeared to mouth ‘pezzi di merda’ at his club’s fans as he celebrated the striker’s goal.
Dele Alli could find himself in trouble after appearing to punch Claudio Yacob off the ball
The recently crowned PFA Young Player of the Year could be facing a ban.
'Why is he playing to the crowd because he has injured a Liverpool player?'
Jamie Carragher slams Everton defender Ramiro Funes Mori for his behaviour in the Merseyside derby.
Chris Forrester shown red card after clash with former Ireland U21 midfielder
The ex-St Patrick’s Athletic midfielder picked up two yellow cards in 20 seconds at the end of the first half last night.