Published: 00:59 BST, 1 May 2021 | Updated: 00:59 BST, 1 May 2021
Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl said Jannik Vestergaard's early red card in the 1-1 Premier League draw with high-flying Leicester was 'absolutely the wrong decision' and plans to appeal.
Saints were left facing an uphill task just 10 minutes in after defender Vestergaard was dismissed for a lunging challenge on Foxes striker Jamie Vardy on the edge of the hosts' 18-yard box.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The Denmark international, who won the ball before catching Vardy with his studs as he followed through, was dismissed by referee Robert Jones following advice of VAR Jonathan Moss for denying his opponent a goal-scoring opportunity.
Southampton went down to 10 men early against Leicester, with Jannik Vestergaard sent-off
The Danish defender took a heavy touch and lunged on Jamie Vardy, but did get the ball first
Battling Saints overcame the setback to lead through James Ward-Prowse's 60th-minute penalty and held on for a draw which moves them 10 points