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In professional football/soccer, can a player get a red card during a penalty shootout?

Question #151402. Asked by apathy100.
Last updated Jul 10 2024.
Originally posted Jul 09 2024 6:20 PM.

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Yes. The goalkeeper can be red-carded.
This typically stems from unsporting behaviour or serious foul play

Response last updated by odo5435 on Jul 09 2024.
Jul 09 2024, 7:59 PM
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The game continues as normal. Any player from either team can be sent off during a shoot-out, be a second yellow or a straight red.


Jul 09 2024, 11:02 PM
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Here is an example of a goalkeeper being shown a yellow-red card during a penalty shoot-out:


Jump to minute 6:22 if you don't watch the whole video.

Jul 10 2024, 9:53 AM
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