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The 20 teams receiving the most red cards in the Premier League: Arsenal is number 1

31 Jan 2022 | 08:39

 Mikel Arteta has been criticized for Arsenal’s discipline under him. And the Gunners have now received the most red cards in Premier League history.

Since Mikel Arteta’s first game as Arsenal manager on Boxing Day 2019, the club have received 14 red cards in all competitions, six more than any other team. .

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 Arsenal has always been proud of its beautiful football game.

Accordingly, Arsenal has surpassed Everton to become the Premier League team with the most red cards in the past 30 years. This is quite surprising, because Arsenal since the time of Arsene Wenger have always honored beautiful football. Famous faces with the Gunner’s ‘hacking and slashing’ play like Patrick Vieira, Martin Keown and now, Granit Xhaka.

While Liverpool have received 60 red cards (an average of exactly two per season), Blackburn Rovers are in fifth place despite not playing in the Premier League since 2012.

Meanwhile, Man Utd is in the top 10, although there are many opinions that the referees still make decisions in favor of the Old Trafford team.

Let’s take a look at the 20 most undisciplined teams in Premier League history, ranked by the number of red cards they have received in the harsh tournament.

1. Arsenal – 100 redcards
2. Everton – 99
3. Newcastle United – 90
4. Chelsea – 82
5. West Ham – 79
6. Blackburn Rovers – 77
7. Manchester City – 74
8. Tottenham – 70
9. Manchester United – 69
10. Southampton – 64
11. Aston Villa – 63
12. Sunderland – 62
13. Liverpool – 60
14. Leicester City – 51
15. Middlesbrough – 45
16. Bolton Wanderers – 44
17. Fulham – 41
18. West Brom – 35
19. Stoke City – 31
20. Leeds United – 30