Ecuadorian Player Sent-Off In League Final For Horrendous Horror Tackle On His Own Little Brother (Video)

Chris Wright

22nd, December 2014


By Chris Wright

Sunday saw Emelec seal their second successive Primera A league title by beating SC Barcelona 3-0 to shore up a 4-1 aggregate victory in the two-legged play-off final.

As it goes, Emelec’s win was made all the more straightforward when Barcelona had midfielder Alex Bolanos sent-off in the ninth minute of the game for a furious, reckless, downright dangerous tackle on Emelec’s Miller Bolanos – his very own little brother.

It was the kind of lunge that only older brothers can truly understand…

All together: “The road is long, with many-a-winding turn…”

(Via 101GG)