FC Barcelona superstar, Neymar was sent off in his side’s 2-0 loss to Malaga, however reports suggest the Brazilian could face further punishment and miss El Clasico.
The Brazilian forward was sent after 66 minutes for picking up a second yellow and will serve a one-match suspension.
However, according to AS, Neymar could face a further ban after it was revealed he made a sarcastic gesture towards the fourth official as he left the pitch.
The referee’s report, as revealed by AS, stated. “In the 65th minute player (number 11) Da Silva Santos J, Neymar was sent off for the following reason: second yellow.
“After being sent off and when he was heading towards the tunnel to the dressing rooms, he applauded the fourth official”.
The 24-year-old could now face further punishment under article 117 of the disciplinary code, for contempt of the officials
Neymar is also the first Barcelona player to be sent off in 59 games, while it’s also the fifth sending off of his career.
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