2022-11-25 11:52:59

Wayne Hennessey is sent off for WILD Kung-Fu kick on Iran star

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Daily Mail
By Ollie Lewis

Wayne Hennessey has been sent off in Wales' crunch clash with Iran for a horrendous kung-fu kick on his Iran opponent.

As Mehdi Taremi was running through on goal, the Welsh keeper came racing off his line to clear the ball. However, the Nottingham Forest star missed the ball completely and instead made high contact with the striker's face.

The referee initially brandished a yellow card in the 35-year-old's direction, before VAR advised him to take a look at the incident again on the pitchside monitor.

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