Near the end of Boca Juniors' 2-1 Copa Libertadores win over Union Espanola on Wednesday, Union Espanola defender Diego Scotti apparently had had enough of Juan Roman Riquelme, so he blatantly swept his legs out from under him. Scotti was quickly shown a red card for the act, which was so flagrant it was almost funny. Riquelme had scored the first goal of the match.
There are certain things you just don't do to someone like Juan Roman Riquelme and this is one of them. Unless, of course, you're Cobra Kai.
This has been the Dirty Tackle of the day: a chronicling of unfortunate events.
- Sports & Recreation
- Juan Roman Riquelme
- Diego Scotti