November 08, 2011

Soccer Player Gets Red Card For Taking Off Jersey Too Soon (Video)

Before coming across this clip, I didn't know that the world of soccer had such a disdain for players taking off their jerseys on the pitch.

The below moment comes from a Ukrainian Premier League match between Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and Karpaty Lviv;  Dnipro's Samuel Inkoom was getting substituted for after receiving a yellow card earlier in the match and started to take his jersey off before reaching the bench.

One of the refs calling the game decided to book Inkoom for taking his jersey off too soon and caused this bizarre dismissal from the game:

(Courtesy of Yahoo Eurosport)

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