red card(redirected from red-cards)
A red-colored card shown by a referee to a player, especially in soccer, to indicate that the player is being ejected from the game.
(General Sporting Terms) a card of a red colour displayed by a referee to indicate that a player has been sent off
(General Sporting Terms) (tr) to send off (a player)
Soccer. a red card shown by the referee to a player being sent off the field for a flagrant violation. Compare yellow card.
Displayed by the referee to a player for violent conduct or for a serious foul after having already been cautioned by a yellow card; the player is then sent off the field and no substitute allowed.