REF WATCH: Brazilian official gets holiday for misdirected red
Brazilian Rodrigo Martins Cintra has been banned indefinitely for
ejecting the wrong player in a Corinthians-Rio Branco game.
In the first half, Rio Branco's Josias tripped a Corinthians player but
Cintra showed a yellow card to Felipe, who, because he had already been
cautioned, was red-carded.
''He thought it was one player but it was a different one,'' said Marcos
Marinho, the head of the Paulista soccer federations referees committee. ''He
needs some time to get over it.''
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