Ronaldo Could Be Hit With 12-Game Ban For Pushing Referee-Real Madrid star cristano ronaldo could face a lengthy ban after he reacted angrily being sent off during his side’s victory over arch rivals barcelona.
The former manchester united man put real madrid ahead in the game and he was shown a yellow card for pulling his shirt during his goal celebration and the second after the Portugal international went down under a challenge from Samuel Umtiti in the box.
However, the referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea, decided Ronaldo had dived and issued the goalscorer with his marching orders with Real 2-1 up with eight minutes to play.
The real madrid marks man was angered on the referee decision and push him which the referee reported om his match statement and Ronaldo could face 12 games through suspension.
Real Madrid later went own to win the game 3-1 thanks to substitute Marco Asensio stunner in the 90th minute to hand real madrid big advantage heading into the second leg on wednesday.