Football video: Cristiano Ronaldo sent-off for silly handball against Manchester City
C-Ron drops a clanger
What was he thinking? It is not like he handled the ball to gain a goalscoring advantage – he just patted it down. Was he protecting his pretty face? Whatever his reasons, it was a completely idiotic way to pick up a second yellow card.
It seems Manchester City are not his favourite opposition. The Portuguese winger was also sent-off in the Manchester derby in January 2006. On that occasion he was given a straight red for a lunge on Andy Cole.
Video spotted on 101GreatGoals