South Korea manager Paulo Bento is SENT OFF by English ref Anthony Taylor after full-time in his side’s heartbreaking 3-2 defeat to Ghana at the World Cup for his FURIOUS protests at whistle being blown
South Korea manager Paulo Bento was sent off for his furious protests aimed at referee Anthony Taylor after his side fell to an agonising 3-2 defeat to Ghana at the World Cup.
Bento angrily remonstrated with Taylor after being aggrieved at the English official blowing for full-time before his team could take a corner, denying them the chance to equalise in a thrilling Group H clash.
The Portuguese boss appeared to return to Taylor even after receiving his marching orders.
Paulo Bento furiously remonstrated with referee Anthony Taylor after the Ghana defeat
Bento and his players appeared to complain about Taylor blowing before they could take a corner
The Portuguese was dismissed after seeing his side fall to an agonising defeat to Ghana
At the Education City Stadium, Ghana put themselves in a commanding position at the break with goals through Mohammed Salisu and Mohammed Kudus.
However, Cho Gue-sung’s brace made it look like South Korea might get something from the game, only for Ajax midfielder Kudus to score the winner with 22 minutes remaining of the regulation 90.
More to follow.