ALVARO MORATA was despatched off AFTER the full-time whistle of Juventus’ shock draw with Benevento for slating the referee’s ‘shameful’ resolution to not award his aspect a penalty.
The reigning Serie A champions slipped to a 1-1 stalemate towards minnows Benevento on the weekend.
Morata was despatched off after calling the referee’s resolution to not award Juventus a penalty ‘shameful’Credit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Morata scored the sport’s first purpose, however noticed purple after the full-time whistle sounded after Juve have been denied a penalty.
The ex-Chelsea striker was given his marching orders for dissent after being over aggressive in his attraction.
Italian outlet Tuttosport declare Morata known as the referee’s resolution ‘shameful’.
Morata will now miss at the very least Juventus‘ subsequent Serie A sport towards native rivals Torino on Saturday.
And that would show an enormous loss for boss Andrea Pirlo.
Juventus are but to win a sport this season when Cristiano Ronaldo hasn’t performed.
Ronaldo has scored 9 instances in all competitions this time period, with Morata including eight.
Their mixed 15 objectives complete 74 per cent of all Juventus’ strikes this season.
Morata had earlier given Juventus the lead at minnows BeneventoCredit score: AFP
Ronaldo was rested for the tame draw with Benevento, however will virtually actually tackle Torino with Morata set to overlook the sport.
In the course of the sport on the weekend, play was halted after ten minutes to pay tribute to Diego Maradona with a minute’s applause.
The Argentina legend, who led Napoli to 2 Serie A titles throughout a prestigious profession, died on Tuesday from heart failure.
Tributes for Maradona befell throughout the globe, however none extra poignant than the one seen at Boca Juniors vs Newell’s Previous Boys.
Maradona performed for each Argentine sides, with their tributes leaving the fallen icon’s daughter, Dalma, in floods of tears.