Goalkeeper Connor Maseko was sent off for urinating during an FA Cup first round game on Saturday. Maseko, who plays for D9 Blackfield & Langley, a village near Southampton in south-east England, received a red card against Shepton Mallet (0-0).
Driven by an irrepressible urge, he took advantage of a ball exit to pass behind his goal and urinate against a hedge. But he was seen by Shepton players who drew the referee’s attention to the incident which therefore earned him a premature return to the locker room (76th).
His club defends him, the opponent has fun before the “replay”
His club defended him. “He walked away. He was inside the hedge. Sometimes when you gotta go, you gotta go”Blackfield & Langley co-manager Conor McCarthy told the BBC. “I was stunned. We are all quite shocked by the decision. »
The match having ended without a winner, there will be a “replay” on the lawn of Shepton on Tuesday, a “return” that the Somerset club is preparing with a nice room. “After an unusual red card in the first draw (possibly a first), we are looking for a match sponsor. Plumbers or installers of public toilets, take advantage of it! »