Nicolás Tagliafico scores, receives a red card for Lyon in 4-3 win vs. Brest


Nicolás Tagliafico scored and 10 minutes later received a red card for Lyon in their 4-3 win vs. Brest on matchday 29 of the Ligue 1.

In a hectic match, Brest were leading 3-2 in the 79th minute when Tagliafico received a pass on the left side of the pitch. The Argentine controlled the ball, entered the box and executed a low, powerful shot to the goalkeeper’s left post to score the 3-3 for his team.

In the 87th minute and with the game still tied, Nicolás committed a foul on Brest’s number 20 Pierre Lees-Melou and tried to pull him up. A brawl broke out and with both players already on yellow cards, they were both shown a second yellow card by the referee.

Lyon ended up winning the game 4-3 with a penalty kick in the 10th added minute of the game.