Pido disculpas al pais, a mis compañeros, por la expulsion de hoy. Pero lo mas importante es que estoy bien. pic.twitter.com/w4iLnVm7vY
— Antonio Valencia (@7AntoV) June 4, 2014
After receiving a red card in Ecuador’s friendly with England, Antonio Valencia took to social media to apologise for the spat with Raheem Sterling.
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Shortly after Ecuador’s 2-2 draw with England, Valencia posted the message above on Twitter and Instagram.
Essentially, Valencia appears to be blaming the whole incident on a poor challenge from Raheem Sterling, which you can understand.
So far, there has been no social media reaction from Raheem Sterling to the spat and receiving a red card in the friendly match.