2018 FIFA World Cup disciplinary record

In the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which is taking place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018, the main disciplinary actions taken against players come in the form of red and yellow cards.[1]

Disciplinary statisticsEdit

SanctionsEdit

By matchEdit

Day Home Score Away Round Referee Total cards        
Group stage
Day 01 Russia   5–0   Saudi Arabia Group A   Néstor Pitana 2 2 0 0
Day 02 Egypt   0–1   Uruguay Group A   Björn Kuipers 2 2 0 0
Day 02 Morocco   0–1   Iran Group B   Cüneyt Çakır 4 4 0 0
Day 02 Portugal   3–3   Spain Group B   Gianluca Rocchi 2 2 0 0
Day 03 France   2–1   Australia Group C   Andrés Cunha 4 4 0 0
Day 03 Argentina   1–1   Iceland Group D   Szymon Marciniak 0 0 0 0
Day 03 Peru   0–1   Denmark Group C   Bakary Gassama 3 3 0 0
Day 03 Croatia   2–0   Nigeria Group D   Sandro Ricci 3 3 0 0
Day 04 Costa Rica   0–1   Serbia Group E   Malang Diedhiou 4 4 0 0
Day 04 Germany   0–1   Mexico Group F   Alireza Faghani 4 4 0 0
Day 04 Brazil   1–1    Switzerland Group E   César Arturo Ramos 4 4 0 0
Day 05 Sweden   1–0   South Korea Group F   Joel Aguilar 3 3 0 0
Day 05 Belgium   3–0   Panama Group G   Janny Sikazwe 8 8 0 0
Day 05 Tunisia   1–2   England Group G   Wilmar Roldán 1 1 0 0
Day 06 Colombia   1–2   Japan Group H   Damir Skomina 4 3 0 1
Day 06 Poland   1–2   Senegal Group H   Nawaf Shukralla 3 3 0 0
Day 06 Russia   3–1   Egypt Group A   Enrique Cáceres 2 2 0 0
Day 07 Portugal   1–0   Morocco Group B   Mark Geiger 2 2 0 0
Day 07 Uruguay   1–0   Saudi Arabia Group A   Clément Turpin 0 0 0 0
Day 07 Iran   0–1   Spain Group B   Andrés Cunha 2 2 0 0
Day 08 Denmark   1–1   Australia Group C   Antonio Mateu Lahoz 2 2 0 0
Day 08 France   1–0   Peru Group C   Mohammed Abdulla Hassan Mohamed 4 4 0 0
Day 08 Argentina   0–3   Croatia Group D   Ravshan Irmatov 7 7 0 0
Day 09 Brazil   2–0   Costa Rica Group E   Björn Kuipers 3 3 0 0
Day 09 Nigeria   2–0   Iceland Group D   Matthew Conger 1 1 0 0
Day 09 Serbia   1–2    Switzerland Group E   Felix Brych 5 5 0 0
Day 10 Belgium   5–2   Tunisia Group G   Jair Marrufo 1 1 0 0
Day 10 South Korea   1–2   Mexico Group F   Milorad Mažić 4 4 0 0
Day 10 Germany   2–1   Sweden Group F   Szymon Marciniak 3 2 1 0
Day 11 England   6–1   Panama Group G   Gehad Grisha 4 4 0 0
Day 11 Japan   2–2   Senegal Group H   Gianluca Rocchi 5 5 0 0
Day 11 Poland   0–3   Colombia Group H   César Arturo Ramos 2 2 0 0
Day 12 Uruguay   3–0   Russia Group A   Malang Diedhiou 3 2 1 0
Day 12 Saudi Arabia   2–1   Egypt Group A   Wilmar Roldán 2 2 0 0
Day 12 Iran   1–1   Portugal Group B   Enrique Cáceres 6 6 0 0
Day 12 Spain   2–2   Morocco Group B   Ravshan Irmatov 6 6 0 0
Day 13 Denmark   0–0   France Group C   Sandro Ricci 1 1 0 0
Day 13 Australia   0–2   Peru Group C   Sergei Karasev 6 6 0 0
Day 13 Nigeria   1–2   Argentina Group D   Cüneyt Çakır 5 5 0 0
Day 13 Iceland   1–2   Croatia Group D   Antonio Mateu Lahoz 5 5 0 0
Day 14 South Korea   2–0   Germany Group F   Mark Geiger 4 4 0 0
Day 14 Mexico   0–3   Sweden Group F   Néstor Pitana 5 5 0 0
Day 14 Serbia   0–2   Brazil Group E   Alireza Faghani 3 3 0 0
Day 14 Switzerland    2–2   Costa Rica Group E   Clément Turpin 6 6 0 0
Day 15 Japan   0–1   Poland Group H   Janny Sikazwe 1 1 0 0
Day 15 Senegal   0–1   Colombia Group H   Milorad Mažić 2 2 0 0
Day 15 England   0–1   Belgium Group G   Damir Skomina 2 2 0 0
Day 15 Panama   1–2   Tunisia Group G   Nawaf Shukralla 6 6 0 0
Knockout stage
Day 16 France   4–3   Argentina Round of 16   Alireza Faghani 8 8 0 0
Day 16 Uruguay   2–1   Portugal Round of 16   César Arturo Ramos 1 1 0 0
Day 17 Spain   1–1 aet
(3–4 p)
  Russia Round of 16   Björn Kuipers 3 3 0 0
Day 17 Croatia   1–1 aet
(3–2 p)
  Denmark Round of 16   Néstor Pitana 1 1 0 0
Day 18 Brazil   2–0   Mexico Round of 16   Gianluca Rocchi 6 6 0 0
Day 18 Belgium   3–2   Japan Round of 16   Malang Diedhiou 1 1 0 0
Day 19 Sweden   1–0    Switzerland Round of 16   Damir Skomina 4 3 0 1
Day 19 Colombia   1–1 aet
(3–4 p)
  England Round of 16   Mark Geiger 8 8 0 0
Day 20 Uruguay   0–2   France Quarter-finals   Néstor Pitana 4 4 0 0
Day 20 Brazil   1–2   Belgium Quarter-finals   Milorad Mažić 4 4 0 0
Day 21 Sweden   0–2   England Quarter-finals   Björn Kuipers 3 3 0 0
Day 21 Russia   2–2 aet
(3–4 p)
  Croatia Quarter-finals   Sandro Ricci 5 5 0 0
Day 22 France   1–0   Belgium Semi-finals   Andrés Cunha 5 5 0 0
Day 23 Croatia   2–1 aet   England Semi-finals   Cüneyt Çakır 3 3 0 0
Day 24 Belgium   2–0   England Third place play-off   Alireza Faghani 3 3 0 0
Day 25 France   4–2   Croatia Final   Néstor Pitana 3 3 0 0

Source: [2]

By refereeEdit

Referee Country Matches         PKs awarded
Damir Skomina   Slovenia 3 2 0 8 1
Malang Diedhiou   Senegal 3 0 1 7 0
Szymon Marciniak   Poland 2 0 1 2 1
Alireza Faghani   Iran 4 0 0 18 1
Néstor Pitana   Argentina 5 0 0 15 3
Mark Geiger   United States 3 0 0 14 1
Ravshan Irmatov   Uzbekistan 2 0 0 13 0
Gianluca Rocchi   Italy 3 0 0 13 1
Cüneyt Çakır   Turkey 3 0 0 12 1
Andrés Cunha   Uruguay 3 0 0 11 2
Björn Kuipers   Netherlands 4 0 0 11 1
Milorad Mažić   Serbia 3 0 0 10 1
Sandro Ricci   Brazil 3 0 0 9 1
Nawaf Shukralla   Bahrain 2 0 0 9 0
Janny Sikazwe   Zambia 2 0 0 9 0
Enrique Cáceres   Paraguay 2 0 0 8 3
Antonio Mateu Lahoz   Spain 2 0 0 7 2
César Arturo Ramos   Mexico 3 0 0 7 0
Sergei Karasev   Russia 1 0 0 6 0
Clément Turpin   France 2 0 0 6 1
Felix Brych   Germany 1 0 0 5 0
Mohammed Abdulla Hassan Mohamed   United Arab Emirates 1 0 0 4 0
Gehad Grisha   Egypt 1 0 0 4 2
Joel Aguilar   El Salvador 1 0 0 3 1
Bakary Gassama   Gambia 1 0 0 3 1
Wilmar Roldán   Colombia 2 0 0 3 3
Matthew Conger   New Zealand 1 0 0 1 1
Jair Marrufo   United States 1 0 0 1 1

By teamEdit

Team         Red cards Players suspended for World Cup matches
  Colombia 1 0 9 Carlos Sánchez Moreno vs Japan (GS) (denying a goal by handling) Carlos Sánchez Moreno vs Poland (GS)
   Switzerland 1 0 9 Michael Lang vs Sweden (R16) (denying a goalscoring chance) Stephan Lichtsteiner and Fabian Schär vs Sweden (R16)[note 1]
  Russia 0 1 6 Igor Smolnikov vs Uruguay (GS) Igor Smolnikov vs Spain (R16)
  Germany 0 1 2 Jérôme Boateng vs Sweden (GS) Jérôme Boateng vs South Korea (GS)
  Croatia 0 0 15
  France 0 0 12 Blaise Matuidi vs Uruguay (QF)
  Argentina 0 0 11
  Belgium 0 0 11 Thomas Meunier vs France (SF)
  Panama 0 0 11 Armando Cooper and Michael Amir Murillo vs Tunisia (GS)
  South Korea 0 0 10
  Mexico 0 0 9 Héctor Moreno vs Brazil (R16)
  Serbia 0 0 9
  England 0 0 8
  Morocco 0 0 8
  Sweden 0 0 8 Sebastian Larsson vs Switzerland (R16)
Mikael Lustig vs England (QF)
  Australia 0 0 7
  Brazil 0 0 7 Casemiro vs Belgium (QF)
  Iran 0 0 7
  Portugal 0 0 7
  Costa Rica 0 0 6
  Denmark 0 0 6 Yussuf Poulsen vs France (GS)
  Senegal 0 0 6
  Egypt 0 0 5
  Japan 0 0 5
  Peru 0 0 5
  Nigeria 0 0 4
  Tunisia 0 0 4
  Iceland 0 0 3
  Poland 0 0 3
  Uruguay 0 0 3
  Spain 0 0 2
  Saudi Arabia 0 0 1

By playerEdit

Name Team         Suspended for match(es):
Carlos Sánchez Moreno   Colombia 1 0 1 vs Poland (GS)
Michael Lang    Switzerland 1 0 0 [note 1]
Jérôme Boateng   Germany 0 1 0 vs South Korea (GS)
Igor Smolnikov   Russia 0 1 0 vs Spain (R16)
Sebastian Larsson   Sweden 0 0 3 vs Switzerland (R16)
Toby Alderweireld   Belgium 0 0 2
Éver Banega   Argentina 0 0 2
Wílmar Barrios   Colombia 0 0 2
Valon Behrami    Switzerland 0 0 2
Rodrigo Bentancur   Uruguay 0 0 2
Casemiro   Brazil 0 0 2 vs Belgium (QF)
Armando Cooper   Panama 0 0 2 vs Tunisia (GS)
Karim El Ahmadi   Morocco 0 0 2
Yury Gazinsky   Russia 0 0 2
Lucas Hernández   France 0 0 2
Héctor Herrera   Mexico 0 0 2
Mathias Jørgensen   Denmark 0 0 2
Jung Woo-young   South Korea 0 0 2
N'Golo Kanté   France 0 0 2
Stephan Lichtsteiner    Switzerland 0 0 2 vs Sweden (R16)
Mikael Lustig   Sweden 0 0 2 vs England (QF)
Harry Maguire   England 0 0 2
Mario Mandžukić   Croatia 0 0 2
Javier Mascherano   Argentina 0 0 2
Nemanja Matić   Serbia 0 0 2
Blaise Matuidi   France 0 0 2 vs Uruguay (QF)
Kylian Mbappé   France 0 0 2
Thomas Meunier   Belgium 0 0 2 vs France (SF)
Aleksandar Mitrović   Serbia 0 0 2
Héctor Moreno   Mexico 0 0 2 vs Brazil (R16)
Michael Amir Murillo   Panama 0 0 2 vs Tunisia (GS)
M'Baye Niang   Senegal 0 0 2
Nicolás Otamendi   Argentina 0 0 2
Yussuf Poulsen   Denmark 0 0 2 vs France (GS)
Ante Rebić   Croatia 0 0 2
Cristiano Ronaldo   Portugal 0 0 2
Ferjani Sassi   Tunisia 0 0 2
Fabian Schär    Switzerland 0 0 2 vs Sweden (R16)
Jan Vertonghen   Belgium 0 0 2
Šime Vrsaljko   Croatia 0 0 2
Kyle Walker   England 0 0 2
Johnny Acosta   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Marcos Acuña   Argentina 0 0 1
Taisir Al-Jassim   Saudi Arabia 0 0 1
Edson Álvarez   Mexico 0 0 1
Vahid Amiri   Iran 0 0 1
Nordin Amrabat   Morocco 0 0 1
Karim Ansarifard   Iran 0 0 1
Pedro Aquino   Peru 0 0 1
Santiago Arias   Colombia 0 0 1
Daniel Arzani   Australia 0 0 1
Ricardo Ávila   Panama 0 0 1
Sardar Azmoun   Iran 0 0 1
Carlos Bacca   Colombia 0 0 1
Anice Badri   Tunisia 0 0 1
Leon Balogun   Nigeria 0 0 1
Édgar Yoel Bárcenas   Panama 0 0 1
Jan Bednarek   Poland 0 0 1
Aziz Behich   Australia 0 0 1
Medhi Benatia   Morocco 0 0 1
Mbark Boussoufa   Morocco 0 0 1
Marcelo Brozović   Croatia 0 0 1
Sergio Busquets   Spain 0 0 1
Francisco Calvo   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Joel Campbell   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Cédric Soares   Portugal 0 0 1
Ghailene Chaalali   Tunisia 0 0 1
Viktor Claesson   Sweden 0 0 1
Vedran Ćorluka   Croatia 0 0 1
Philippe Coutinho   Brazil 0 0 1
Juan Cuadrado   Colombia 0 0 1
Manuel da Costa   Morocco 0 0 1
Erick Davis   Panama 0 0 1
Kevin De Bruyne   Belgium 0 0 1
Thomas Delaney   Denmark 0 0 1
Leander Dendoncker   Belgium 0 0 1
Omid Ebrahimi   Iran 0 0 1
Albin Ekdal   Sweden 0 0 1
Fidel Escobar   Panama 0 0 1
Fagner Conserva Lemos   Brazil 0 0 1
Radamel Falcao   Colombia 0 0 1
Ahmed Fathy   Egypt 0 0 1
Bruno Fernandes   Portugal 0 0 1
Fernandinho   Brazil 0 0 1
Filipe Luís   Brazil 0 0 1
Alfreð Finnbogason   Iceland 0 0 1
Ali Gabr   Egypt 0 0 1
Jesús Gallardo   Mexico 0 0 1
Cristian Gamboa   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Olivier Giroud   France 0 0 1
Aníbal Godoy   Panama 0 0 1
Aleksandr Golovin   Russia 0 0 1
Gabriel Gómez   Panama 0 0 1
Jacek Góralski   Poland 0 0 1
Andrés Guardado   Mexico 0 0 1
Raphaël Guerreiro   Portugal 0 0 1
Paolo Guerrero   Peru 0 0 1
Idrissa Gueye   Senegal 0 0 1
John Guidetti   Sweden 0 0 1
David Guzmán   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Ehsan Hajsafi   Iran 0 0 1
Achraf Hakimi   Morocco 0 0 1
Emil Hallfreðsson   Iceland 0 0 1
Eden Hazard   Belgium 0 0 1
Makoto Hasebe   Japan 0 0 1
Ahmed Hegazi   Egypt 0 0 1
Jordan Henderson   England 0 0 1
Mats Hummels   Germany 0 0 1
Paolo Hurtado   Peru 0 0 1
Hwang Hee-chan   South Korea 0 0 1
Brian Idowu   Nigeria 0 0 1
Takashi Inui   Japan 0 0 1
Branislav Ivanović   Serbia 0 0 1
Alireza Jahanbakhsh   Iran 0 0 1
Mile Jedinak   Australia 0 0 1
Tin Jedvaj   Croatia 0 0 1
Eiji Kawashima   Japan 0 0 1
Kim Shin-wook   South Korea 0 0 1
Kim Young-gwon   South Korea 0 0 1
Grzegorz Krychowiak   Poland 0 0 1
Ilya Kutepov   Russia 0 0 1
Miguel Layún   Mexico 0 0 1
Mathew Leckie   Australia 0 0 1
Lee Jae-sung   South Korea 0 0 1
Lee Seung-woo   South Korea 0 0 1
Lee Yong   South Korea 0 0 1
Jesse Lingard   England 0 0 1
Adem Ljajić   Serbia 0 0 1
Ruben Loftus-Cheek   England 0 0 1
Dejan Lovren   Croatia 0 0 1
Tomoaki Makino   Japan 0 0 1
Gabriel Mercado   Argentina 0 0 1
Lionel Messi   Argentina 0 0 1
John Obi Mikel   Nigeria 0 0 1
Mark Milligan   Australia 0 0 1
Sergej Milinković-Savić   Serbia 0 0 1
Luka Milivojević   Serbia 0 0 1
Johan Mojica   Colombia 0 0 1
Moon Seon-min   South Korea 0 0 1
Sam Morsy   Egypt 0 0 1
Thomas Müller   Germany 0 0 1
Munir Mohand Mohamedi   Morocco 0 0 1
Cheikh N'Doye   Senegal 0 0 1
Neymar   Brazil 0 0 1
Benjamin Pavard   France 0 0 1
Gerard Piqué   Spain 0 0 1
Josip Pivarić   Croatia 0 0 1
Marko Pjaca   Croatia 0 0 1
Paul Pogba   France 0 0 1
Aleksandar Prijović   Serbia 0 0 1
Ricardo Quaresma   Portugal 0 0 1
Ivan Rakitić   Croatia 0 0 1
Josh Risdon   Australia 0 0 1
Cristian Rodríguez   Uruguay 0 0 1
James Rodríguez   Colombia 0 0 1
Tom Rogic   Australia 0 0 1
Marcos Rojo   Argentina 0 0 1
Youssouf Sabaly   Senegal 0 0 1
Birkir Már Sævarsson   Iceland 0 0 1
Carlos Salcedo   Mexico 0 0 1
Salif Sané   Senegal 0 0 1
Xherdan Shaqiri    Switzerland 0 0 1
Masoud Shojaei   Iran 0 0 1
Gaku Shibasaki   Japan 0 0 1
Adrien Silva   Portugal 0 0 1
Pione Sisto   Denmark 0 0 1
Fyodor Smolov   Russia 0 0 1
Son Heung-min   South Korea 0 0 1
John Stones   England 0 0 1
Ivan Strinić   Croatia 0 0 1
Nicolás Tagliafico   Argentina 0 0 1
Renato Tapia   Peru 0 0 1
Youri Tielemans   Belgium 0 0 1
Luis Tejada   Panama 0 0 1
Corentin Tolisso   France 0 0 1
Trézéguet   Egypt 0 0 1
William Troost-Ekong   Nigeria 0 0 1
Domagoj Vida   Croatia 0 0 1
Kendall Waston   Costa Rica 0 0 1
Axel Witsel   Belgium 0 0 1
Granit Xhaka    Switzerland 0 0 1
Yoshimar Yotún   Peru 0 0 1
Denis Zakaria    Switzerland 0 0 1
Roman Zobnin   Russia 0 0 1

Source: [2]

NotesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 As Lang was sent off in Switzerland's last match of the tournament, he will serve a suspension during the next competitive game of Switzerland (vs Iceland in 2018–19 UEFA Nations League).

ReferencesEdit

  1. "FIFA Disciplinary Code 2017 edition, art. 38 para. 4" (PDF). FIFA. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "FIFA World Cup Statistics". ESPN. Retrieved 14 June 2018.

Other websitesEdit