ARTHUR MASUAKU faces a six-game ban after spitting at an opponent as West Ham crashed out of the FA Cup at League One Wigan.
Masuaku was given his marching orders within the 49th minute for spitting at Nick Powell.
The pink card incident got here as Masuaku took exception to a heavy problem by Powell.
BT Sport pundit Dean Saunders was disgusted with what he noticed as he watched the sport in a studio.
Saunders stated: “He spat at him, which is unforgivable. Actually, I’d somewhat be punched within the face than spat at.
That’s disgusting, what he’s simply executed. Proper behind him there’s a ball boy sat on a field watching and pondering ‘that’s the way you behave on a soccer pitch.’ They’ve bought to throw the e book at him.”
Fairly what Masuaku was pondering will need to have been past supervisor David Moyes whose facet have been already a objective down by then after Will Grigg’s sixth minute far put up header.
The second objective adopted within the 62nd minute as Grigg transformed from the spot after a handball by Reece Burke, who had a spell on mortgage on the DW Stadium final season.
Having overwhelmed Bournemouth in a replay within the third spherical this was one other notable scalp even when it was in opposition to a West Ham facet wanting ten gamers by means of harm.
What number of of these might be match for the sport in opposition to Crystal Palace on Tuesday stays to be seen.
Both means the 5,000 travelling followers have been lower than comfortable calling for his or her a reimbursement and the board to be sacked.
It was their first defeat in eight video games however nonetheless an extended method to come for such a poor displaying.
Wigan completely deserved their first half lead when Griggs headed in Nathan Byrne’s cross from the best to the far put up.
Joe Hart bought a hand to it however not a powerful sufficient one to maintain the ball out.
He might have executed higher and the watching Gareth Southgate can’t ignore the mounting proof in opposition to the one time undisputed England primary.
After all the final time he had confronted Wigan within the FA Cup was within the 2013 ultimate when he was overwhelmed by one other nook.
Ben Watson’s well-known flick from a nook that supplied one of many greatest shocks in a ultimate on this competitors.
The stage of the competitors and venue was not fairly sufficient to match these recollections for Wigan followers yesterday.
Nonetheless they haven’t had an enormous quantity to shout about since that triumph after shedding their Premier League statues simply days later.
Two extra relegations and one promotion have adopted leaving them within the First Division, however prime of it.
Certainly solely the 2 Manchester golf equipment can higher their 24 aggressive wins in all comps this season below supervisor Paul Prepare dinner.
That victory was sealed by Griggs penalty on a day David Moyes and notably Masuaka would somewhat overlook.