YELLOW CARDS

  • UEFA stands by Champions League bookings May 2, 2012

    London: Union of European Football Associations(UEFA)will not wipe the suspensions preventing six Bayern Munich and Chelsea players featuring in the Champions League final despite an appeal from the global football players' union to change the rule. Bayern's David Alaba, Holger Badstuber and Luiz Gustavo, and Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic, Raul Meireles and Ramires...
  • Mascherano sent off after Barcelona defeat February 12, 2012

    Barcelona: Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano was sent off in the tunnel following a heated confrontation with the referee after his side's 32 loss to Osasuna on Saturday. The former Liverpool man was yellowcarded on 88 minutes by Jose Romero for protesting a decision, but shortly after the game, he was shown...
  • Yellow card: Cricket goes the football way November 12, 2008

    London: Cricket is all set to go the football way with the introduction of yellow cards to prevent players from abusing umpires and excessive sledging. The rule will be put on trial in minor county and club level tournaments in London first. If the trial is successful then the English and...
  • UEFA changes yellow card rule for Euro 2008 May 21, 2008

    Moscow: Any player on a single yellow card at the end of the quarterfinal stage of Euro 2008 will have it cancelled, UEFA announced on Tuesday after a twoday Executive Committee meeting. The proposal was agreed unanimously by the committee and means that a player given a second yellow card of...