Jurgen Klopp sent off for terrifying the fourth official with his facial expressions

Brooks Peck
Dirty Tackle

Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp has always been an animated fellow. Perhaps still carrying some pent-up aggression from his side's loss to Bayern Munich in last season's Champions League final, Klopp started the new Champions League campaign by freaking out and getting sent off just shy of half an hour into the Group F opener against Napoli.

Upset that the officials didn't let Dortmund defender Neven Subotic back on the pitch after receiving treatment for an injury before Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain could score the match's first goal, Klopp reenacted scenes from The Exorcist inches away from the fourth official's face. This got him sent off, presumably for being possessed by no less than 17 demon kings.

To make matters worse for Dortmund, goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller was also sent off just before halftime for handling the ball outside of the area.

Here's Klopp's emotional progression over the last two days:

When Borussia Dortmund's YouTube channel urged every club in their Champions League group to "play beautiful" they probably didn't mean this.

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