Arsenal are now joint Premier League leaders after a 3-2 home win against Swansea. However, it wasn’t all positive for the Gunners, as they got reduced to 10 men after Xhaka received a straight red card for a cynical trip on Moudou Barrow.
Check out the best twitter reactions on Granit Xhaka’s love affair with Red Cards.
Most red cards in Europe's top 5 leagues since 2015/16:
G. Xhaka (4)
V. Wanyama (all 3) pic.twitter.com/E3y9K1KWqQ
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) October 15, 2016
Red cards this season:
And Xhaka only cost £35m.
— José Mourinho-MUFC (@Utd_JM) October 15, 2016
Oh, did nobody tell Arsenal that Granit Xhaka has a tendency to get sent off? pic.twitter.com/QS1Zm7O4dn
— Stefan Bienkowski (@SBienkowski) October 15, 2016
Xhaka had no intention of playing the ball but anger at decision stems from fact it was on halfway line.
— James Olley (@JamesOlley) October 15, 2016
Wenger on Xhaka red card: "It looked harsh to me. A dark yellow. But the referee went for a bright red"
— Chris Wheatley (@ChrisWheatley_) October 15, 2016
Xhaka had a shocker today
At fault for the first goal and a red card
— Football Fix (@FBFix) October 15, 2016
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) October 15, 2016
Arsenal fans who were saying "Xhaka > Pogba" pic.twitter.com/XKiUb5bTPB
— NOW TV Sport (@NOWTVSport) October 15, 2016
— Ladbrokes (@Ladbrokes) October 15, 2016