Top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football 2022-23 – 28.04.23

Top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football 2022-23

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Who will finish the season as the top footballer ranked by most yellow cards in European football? Who has made the most yellow cards so far this season? And how many? Let’s find out!

Statistics are used for a variety of different reasons within professional football today. Stats refer to football player or football team’s accomplishments throughout any given game. For instance, during games, statisticians keep track of goals, saves, tackles, interceptions, passes, dribbles, shots, aerial duels won, blocked shots, fouls, key passes, assists, offsides, clearances, yellow cards, red cards, pass success percentages, possessions, etc., to create stats sheets to follow the players’ or team’s progress. Individual or team statistics can have a great bearing on playing time, game outcome, team selections and rankings, and more.

Based on the most recent football statistics and records, we have compiled a comprehensive post listing the top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football.

Loads of football players can be bad in this statistical category, however only the footballers with the biggest number of yellow cards have made it onto our list.

This statistical article brings you top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football of the season so far. Let’s see!

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Top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football 2022-23

# Player Yellow Cards
1 Mehdi Léris Sampdoria, 24, M(CLR) 13
2 João Palhinha Fulham, 27, DMC 11
3 Joelinton Newcastle, 26, AM(CLR),FW 11
4 Manu Koné Borussia M.Gladbach, 21, DMC 11
5 Óscar Gil Espanyol, 24, D(R) 11
6 Sofyan Amrabat Fiorentina, 26, DMC 11
7 Álex Baena Villarreal, 21, AM(CL) 10
8 Alejandro Catena Rayo Vallecano, 28, D(C) 10
9 Antonio Raíllo Mallorca, 31, D(C) 10
10 Benjamin André Lille, 32, D(R),M(CLR) 10
11 Gumbau Elche, 28, DMC 10
12 Íñigo Ruíz de Galarreta Mallorca, 29, DMC 10
13 Jaume Costa Mallorca, 35, D(LR),M(L) 10
14 Javi Sánchez Real Valladolid, 26, D(C) 10
15 Jeffrey Gouweleeuw Augsburg, 31, D(C) 10
16 Lassana Coulibaly Salernitana, 27, M(CL) 10
17 Leonardo Sernicola Cremonese, 25, D(R),M(R) 10
18 Martín Zubimendi Real Sociedad, 24, DMC 10
19 Mounaïm El Idrissy AC Ajaccio, 24, FW 10
20 Rodrigo Becão Udinese, 27, D(C) 10
21 Rúben Neves Wolverhampton, 26, DMC 10
22 Valentín Castellanos Girona, 24, AM(R),FW 10
23 Adam Smith Bournemouth, 31, D(LR),M(LR) 9
24 Alidu Seidu Clermont Foot, 22, D(CR) 9
25 Arnau Martinez Girona, 19, D(R) 9
26 Atakan Karazor VfB Stuttgart, 26, D(C),DMC 9
27 Cheick Doucouré Crystal Palace, 23, DMC 9
28 Dennis Geiger Hoffenheim, 24, M(C) 9
29 Fabinho Liverpool, 29, D(CR),DMC 9
30 Fede San Emeterio Cadiz, 26, DMC 9

A list of the top footballers ranked by most yellow cards in European football.

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Yellow Card – A yellow card in football is used by the referee to caution a football player for unsporting behavior, consistently infringing the rules of the game, dissent, or delaying the restart of the game.

The success of a football team depends a lot on the individual players making up that team. However, not all positions on a team are the same and there are significant differences in the style of game being played in different leagues. It is therefore important to take into account both the position and the league when evaluating individual football players.

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Lucas Blanc

Ottawa-born expert for statistical analysis and avid fan of Canadian football. Lucas Blanc has written for various French football portals and now he writes for World Football Rumours. He is a professional sports writer. Lucas has lived in three continents – North America, Australia and Europe. The languages that he knows are French, English, German, Italian and Spanish.

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