Brazil's Felipe Melo sent off for stamping

Felipe Melo was sent off for Brazil in their quarterfinal with Netherlands on Friday after stamping on Dutch striker Arjen Robben.

Felipe Melo brought down Robben and stamped on him in the 73rd minute with Netherlands leading 2-1.

Felipe Melo had earlier been provider for Robinho's 10th minute goal and was credited with Netherlands' 53rd minute equaliser when he steered Wesley Sneijder cross into his own net. - Reuters


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