Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not be there in the semi-final second leg of the Coppa Italia between Juventus and Milan. The swede, already carrying a yellow card, was cautioned in the course of the first half of Milan-Juventus for having hit De Ligt with an arm too wide, in a contrasting plane at the height of the midfield. The referee Valeri had no hesitation in extracting the yellow card, especially after seeing the Dutch defender finish to the floor in pain after the shot. The same Goal, conscious of having made a mistake, has not protested in a way theatrically.
Ibrahimovic and Theo Hernandez disqualified in view of the return
The disqualification of Zlatan Ibrahimovic is not the only bad news of the evening for the Milan, in view of the return leg. On the notebook of the referee Valeri, between the players ammonites, are finished , Theo Hernandez and Samu Castillejo, other players notice. And so the Rungs and she finds herself having to deal with the decisive race for the final of the Coppa Italia, the home of Juventus, without the three owners.
How they work the match in Coppa Italia
The mechanism of disqualification in the Italian Cup is very different from that used in the championship: the first yellow card is triggered the cease and desist letter, the second can be disqualification. Ibrahimovic and Hernandez, ammonites, on the occasion of the quarter-final against Torino, and were therefore aware of the risk stop for the race’s return. The Lega Serie A had asked the Football association the ability to reset the warnings pending at the end of the quarter-final, thus ensuring a larger margin for the players. Request rejected by the FIGC, that has given clear warnings only at the end of the preliminary stages, to ensure greater equity of treatment to the club in the race from the early stages.