No Showboating Goes UnpunishedBy: The Offside | April 25th, 2011
For someone who is decidedly not a Santo Andre fan, this is purely awesome.
For someone who is a Santo Andre fan…probably awesome, but not purely, as they lost.
Jorge Valdivia, who is pure flair as it is, decided to up his dosage a bit with some showboating. And he got his on the back end via a flying Anderson, whose intent – and timing – was none too subtle. Which is how people land things like red cards.
Worthwhile red cards, but red cards nonetheless.
Somewhere, Nani’s ankles are quivering.