Ligue 1 referee suspended after tripping player who he then sent off


Referee Tony Chapron, who kicked out at Diego Carlos of Nantes after the two collided during Sunday's match against Paris Saint-Germain, and who then handed Carlos a second yellow card, has been suspended by the French Football Federation 'until further notice'.

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A referee who kicked a player during a French Ligue 1 game and then sent him off has been suspended "until further notice" the French Football Federation (FFF) said on Monday, reports Channel NewsAsia.