Paris St Germain midfielder Idrissa Gueye will serve a two-match European suspension for his straight purple card in final week’s Champions League semi-final first-leg in opposition to Manchester City, European soccer’s governing physique UEFA stated on Monday.
Gueye was dismissed within the 77th minute in Paris for a reckless problem on Ilkay Gundogan as City got here from behind to safe a 2-1 victory in Paris.
The Senegal worldwide was already out of Tuesday’s return leg on the Etihad Stadium by an automated one-game suspension, however UEFA’s Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has doubled the punishment for “critical tough play”.
UEFA has additionally fined PSG 30,000 euros ($36,159.00) for the delayed kickoff of the match however cleared head coach Mauricio Pochettino of any wrongdoing in relation to the incident.
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