5 red cards in a Brazil “peace” match

The mind boggles at what the tally of red cards might have been if it hadn’t been a peace match…!Three players and both coaches were sent off on Sunday in a Brazilian derby which had been preceded by a campaign to promote peace between the supporters of Juventude and Caxias.
Gilmar Iser, coach of Juventude,ran on to the pitch to protest a decision and he got sent off.Then the Caxias coach who has a rather unfortunate and mind boggling kind of name also got dismissed after an angry exchange with the fourth official.Things got worse and three more players got their marching orders.Details here…

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