Zlatan Ibrahimovic was despatched off for AC Milan of their 3-1 victory over Parma on Saturday after INSULTING referee Fabio Maresca.
With the Rossoneri main 2-Zero after the hour mark, the veteran striker was despatched off after confronting the refereee.
It isn’t clear what Ibrahimovic stated, however the referee went straight for the crimson card with no yellow warning first.
It isn’t the primary time referee Fabio Maresca has clashed with somebody high-profile.
In January, Inter boss Antonio Conte was handed a two-match ban after confronting the official.
Ibrahimovic’s crimson, which was his fourth for Milan, was remarkably his first Serie A dismissal in 3353 days on account of his nine-year spell out of Italian soccer.
His dismissal did little to vary the affect of the outcome, nonetheless, as Milan ran out comfy 3-1 victors.
Stefano Pioli’s aspect have now closed the hole to fierce rivals Inter to eight factors, although they face Cagliari on Sunday at 11am.