Thursday, January 20, 2022
News

3-match suspension for PSG forward Mbappe for shoving opponent

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Paris | Thursday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST
Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe was handed a three-match suspension from the French Professional Football League (LFP) for shoving opponent in last weekend's Ligue 1 match against promoted side Nimes.

The 19-year-old Mbappe put PSG 3-2 up with a spectacular shot, but was sent off as he angrily shoved Nimes player Teji Savanier onto the ground following a bad foul. Savanier was also shown a red card for his foul. reports Xinhua news agency.

Talking about his retaliatory action, Mbappe said that he would not hesitate to do the same thing again.

Mbappe has notched four goals in three appearances for PSG this season.

He will miss the next three domestic matches against Saint-Etienne, Rennes and Reims, it was announced on Wednesday.

--IANS pur/sed

( 136 Words)

2018-09-06-14:46:09 (IANS)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS ()
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
 
MORE SPORTS NEWS
ICC U19 WC: Harnoor, Hangargekar, Raghuv...
PKL 8: Telugu Titans end winless run, be...
Syed Modi International: PV Sindhu advan...
ICC congratulates Marais Erasmus for off...
Chasing that dream from my childhood: Jh...
Dembele must sign new deal or leave Barc...
More...
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
SC reserves verdict on suspension of 12 ...
Demolition of illegal buildings continue...
69th meeting of the Governing Body of Na...
Maha: MVA trumps over BJP in Nagar Panch...
ED seizes more cash, gold during raids i...
Goa BJP MLA resigns to contest as Indepe...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Four EU nations call on Israel to r... 
Communication links affected by vol... 
UP Assembly polls: AIMIM announces ... 
Man held for duping woman of Rs 41,... 
Afghanistan: 6 people, including Ta... 
Blinken reaches Kyiv, tries to defu... 
Rajasthan: Unable to repay loan, Da... 
B'desh brightened its image by curb...