The Stat Line Of The Night -- 4/7/11 -- Derrick Rose
Michigan Wolverine Player Gives North Dokota Fan The Finger (Video)

Whitecaps Eric Hassli Given Red Card After Throwing Jersey In Stands and Revealing Second Jesey (Video)

by: AnthonyP On  Friday, April 8, 2011

Soccer’s always been burdened with the rule preventing players from taking off their jersey during a match. It’s fairly simple to understand: don’t take off your shirt while you’re celebrating and you won’t get carded for it.

Vancouver Whitecaps player Eric Hassli attempted to skirt the rule by wearing a jersey under his jersey to toss it to fans in the stands after he scored a goal against the New England Revolution. He figured he was being pretty smart.

The ref didn’t take too kindly to his antics and promptly awarded him with a yellow card, effectively sending him off because he was already on a previous yellow.




CHECK OUT THESE STORIES FROM THE WEB

LATEST STORIES