Alfredo Morelos has been slapped with a 3 recreation ban for his stamp throughout Rangers’ win over Hibernian final week.
The incident went unpunished by the referee in the course of the recreation however the Scottish FA have determined to take retrospective motion towards the striker.
Simply 20 minutes into Rangers’ league conflict with Hibs, Morelos appeared to stamp on Ryan Porteous’ thigh, lacking the ball utterly.
The Sky Sports activities commentator stated ‘it may have simply been a pink’ and replays confirmed how unhealthy it regarded.
Rangers accepted a cost of violent conduct for the incident and had till Monday to attraction.
Steven Gerrard’s facet went on to win that recreation 1-0, with Morelos scoring the winner, to extend their lead on the prime of the Scottish Premiership.
An additional one-match has been added to the automated two-game ban because of Morelos receiving a retrospective pink card for a forearm smash on Dundee United defender Mark Connolly in December.
Morelos has been despatched off SEVEN instances throughout his Rangers profession, with 5 of his dismissals coming within the 2018/19 season.
Final season, he was given his marching orders twice however in 2020/21 has to this point not added to his complete… throughout a recreation no less than.
Morelos will miss the Scottish Premiership video games towards St Johnstone, Hamilton and Kilmarnock.
Rangers are at the moment 23 factors clear on the prime of the desk having performed two video games greater than Celtic.