WATCH Wayne Rooney’s Dive That Got Bastian Schweinsteiger Sent Off in Champions League [VIDEO]

In the first leg of Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final between Manchester United and Bayern Munich, Wayne Rooney got Bastian Schweinsteiger sent off at Old Trafford after he dived to accentuate the late tackle by the German midfielder.

The incident happened in the final few minutes of the game. Rooney dribbled to turn past Schweinsteiger. The German midfielder tried to stop Rooney from sprinting away, but Rooney — without being touched at all — dived over the on-rushing Schweinsteiger, feigned contact and then landed on the ground, putting his hands to his face and not moving until the referee pulled out the red card to give it to Schweinsteiger.

Schweinsteiger will now miss the second leg of the match. Plus, Bayern Munich will be without Javi Martinez and Thiago Alcântara.

Watch the incident here:

25+ Channels With Sports & News
  • Starting price: $33/mo. for fubo Latino Package
  • Watch Premier League, Liga MX, MLS & World Cup
  • Includes ESPN, FOX, Univision, TUDN and more
Favorite Leagues At The Best Price
  • Starting price: $7.99/mo. for Live TV Package
  • Watch Argentine league, Brasileirāo and Copa Libertadores
  • Includes beIN SPORTS, GolTV, TyC Sports and more
Many Sports & ESPN Originals
  • Price: $6.99/mo. (or get ESPN+, Hulu & Disney+ for $13.99/mo.)
  • Features LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS, Copa del Rey & more
  • Also includes daily ESPN FC news & highlights show
Live TV, Soccer & Originals
  • Starting price: $4.99/mo.
  • Features Champions League, Serie A, Europa League & more
  • Includes CBS, Star Trek & CBS Sports HQ
175 Premier League Games & PL TV
  • Starting price: $4.99/mo. for Peacock Premium
  • Watch 175 exclusive EPL games per season
  • Includes Premier League TV channel plus movies, TV shows & more
Get All 3 And Save 30%
  • $13.99/mo. for ESPN+, Disney+ & Hulu
  • Includes Bundesliga, LaLiga, NHL & the home to UFC
  • Features Marvel, Star Wars + shows & movies for your entire family

27 Comments

  1. San Fransiscan April 1, 2014
    • Franciscan April 1, 2014
      • Ikenna April 1, 2014
        • Alonso April 1, 2014
          • Yespage April 1, 2014
      • San Fransiscan April 1, 2014
        • Bob April 1, 2014
          • San Fransiscan April 2, 2014
  2. Frill Artist April 1, 2014
    • Mufc77 April 1, 2014
  3. Mufc77 April 1, 2014
    • Jim April 1, 2014
      • Mufc77 April 1, 2014
        • Jim April 2, 2014
          • Mufc77 April 2, 2014
  4. CassanovaFrankenstein April 1, 2014
  5. Jim April 1, 2014
  6. Todd April 1, 2014
    • Martin April 2, 2014
      • Mufc77 April 2, 2014
        • Martin April 2, 2014
  7. Tony Butterworth April 2, 2014
    • Frill Artist April 2, 2014
    • Martin April 2, 2014
  8. Unitedsux April 2, 2014
  9. Dean Stell April 2, 2014
  10. eltricolor2014 April 2, 2014

Leave a Reply

Translate »