Sub sent off after 17 seconds on the pitch

Sub sent off after 17 seconds on the pitch

Australian midfielder Ruben Zadkovich lasted less than half a minute when brought on to the field last night for Perth Glory.

His side were taking on Wellington Phoenix in the A-League and Zadkovich came on in the scond half, eager to make an impression on the game.

Too eager, he hadn’t even time to break a sweat before getting a straight red for this studs-up challenge.

Luckily for him, Perth still went on to win 2-1.


More in this Section

Amnesty International urge FIFA not to let China host Club World CupAmnesty International urge FIFA not to let China host Club World Cup

FA chief Clarke wants concussion substitutes introduced ‘as quickly as possible’FA chief Clarke wants concussion substitutes introduced ‘as quickly as possible’

Mohamed Salah returns to Liverpool training after ankle injuryMohamed Salah returns to Liverpool training after ankle injury

FAI to claim privilege over two more documents in ODCE investigationFAI to claim privilege over two more documents in ODCE investigation


Lifestyle

Lacemakers in Limerick want to preserve their unique craft for future generations and hope to gain UNESCO heritage status, writes Ellie O’Byrne.Made in Munster: Lace-making a labour of love rather than laborious industry

More From The Irish Examiner