Expelled because of a bad gesture on Fernandinho, Angel Di Maria said his way of thinking to the Brazilian before returning to the locker room.
The players of the PSG could be frustrated after their new defeat conceded on the lawn of the Etihad Stadium (0-2). As in the first leg, Mauricio Pochettino’s players did not deserve but the realism was clearly Mancunien. A frustration that caused the loss ofAngel Di Maria, guilty of a nasty gesture on Fernandinho after a clash with the Brazilian midfielder.
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Unable to control his nerves in the face of provocations from the captain of Manchester city, the former Madrid player has indeed voluntarily stepped on the foot of his vis-à-vis when recovering a ball out of touch. A bad gesture made under the eyes or almost of Bjorn Kuipers, who did not have the slightest hesitation when sending a red card to the Parisian n ° 11, angering the Parisian camp.
You must also expel Fernandinho
The tension is even higher, the players of the two teams exchanging a few pleasantries. Angel Di Maria was not the last to say his way of thinking about Fernandinho, stayed away to seek treatment. “Fernandinho, you are a son of a bitch”, he assaulted him on several occasions. Guilty of several faults and other provocations, the Brazilian nonetheless ended the meeting without even being warned.
What moreover cause the incomprehension of Arsène Wenger. ” I didn’t like how Fernandinho behaved because it’s provocation, thus entrusted the one who officiates as a consultant for BeIN Sport. If you expel Di Maria, you should also expel Fernandinho, in my opinion. But he should have already had a yellow card for his provocation on Di Maria and I think both should have taken red.“