Ukraine’s Taras Stepanenko Sent Off For Almost Decapitating Moldova’s Vitalie Bordian (Video)

Chris Wright

27th, March 2013


By Chris Wright

As red-card head-high horror tackles go, Taras Stepanenko’s effort in the last minute of Ukraine’s 2-1 victory over Moldova last night was a true classic of the genre…

We’re willing to accept that the actual collision itself may have been purely accidental but, in that case, what in the blue blazes was Stepanenko going for by flinging himself into the air like that bearing in mind Ukraine were on the attack?

The mind boggles.