Cristiano Ronaldo faces ban for shoving referee after red card as Real Madrid rout Barcelona
Monday, 14 August 2017 () Cristiano Ronaldo scored and was sent off as Real Madrid beat a Barcelona side missing Neymar by winning 3-1 in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup. Ronaldo, only introduced as a second-half substitute, was shown two quickfire yellow cards after blasting Madrid into a 2-1 lead with 10 minutes to go. However, Real extended their advantage with 10 men thanks to a sumptuous late strike from Marco Asensio. Earlier, Lionel Messi’s penalty had cancelled out Gerard Pique’s own goal as...
Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed a five-game domestic ban after he was seen to have pushed referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea during Sunday night's Spanish Super Cup first leg against Barcelona.
Real Madrid have outclassed Manchester United and Barcelona to collect two trophies before the season has begun, and Zinedine Zidane's side show little sign of... DNA - Front PageAlso reported by •Sydney Morning Herald
Cristiano Ronaldo has been banned for five matches for pushing the referee after he was shown a red card against Barcelona in Real Madrid's 3-1 Spanish Super Cup... The Age - Front PageAlso reported by •SBS •The Sport Review