The Frenchman has hit out at the midfielder, claiming that the situation that led to them both being dismissed was “escalated” needlessly.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud criticised Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti for going to the ground easily after both saw red in the 1-1 Champions League draw.
The duo were shown second yellow cards in additional time at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday after a tangle.
Giroud brought down Verratti before Marquinhos pushed the Arsenal man into his team-mate, leading to […]
Marco Verratti has distanced himself from reported interest from Real Madrid, saying he remains committed to Paris Saint-Germain.
The Italy midfielder, 23, missed much of last season with a groin injury but that has not prevented speculation about his future this summer.
Real were reported to have lined him up as a possible alternative to another of their targets, Juventus star Paul Pogba. But, with the France international looking set to join Manchester United, they face further disappointment.
“I’m flattered that a club […]