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Evra, Cantona, Navarro... Football fights: a hall of shame

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In 1968, Real Madrid's José Luis Peinado was sent off for this infamous punch on Espanyol's Julián Riera.

Athletic Club's Andoni Goikotxea fights with Barcelona's Diego Maradona during this memorable brawl in the 1984 Copa del Rey final.

In 2005, Sevilla's Javi Navarro was banned for five games after leaving Real Mallorca's Juan Arango in intensive care with this sickening elbow.

In the 1975/76 European Cup semi-final between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich, a home fan ran onto the pitch and struck the match referee, Erich Linemayr.

In 1999, then-Real Mallorca goalkeeper Germán 'Mono' Burgos was banned for 11 games for assaulting Espanyol player Manolo Serrano.

Foto:Enrich Fontcuberta

In 1996, Manchester United's Eric Cantona was suspended for nine months after Karate-kicking a Crystal Palace fan following his sending-off at Selhurst Park.

Former Atlético Madrid president Jesús Gil infamously came to blows with then-Compostela chief José María Caneda outside the Spanish Football Federation's headquarters.

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Former Atlético Madrid president Jesús Gil infamously came to blows with then-Compostela chief José María Caneda outside the Spanish Football Federation's headquarters.

Sevilla's Javi Navarro was also involved in this altercation with Real Betis' Juanito in 2003.

In the 2004/05 season, Atlético Madrid's Kiki Musampa aimed this punch at Albacete's Jaime.

Foto:ALEJANDRO GONZALEZDIARIO AS

In August 2008, Aritz Aduriz was sent off for this punch on an opponent in a pre-season friendly against Charlton Athletic.

In a game in Chile in 2010, this referee floored a player after sending him off.

In a 2015 encounter between Sporting Gijón and Albacete, forward Portu fought with the Asturians' Isma López.

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A Trabzonspor fan caused a Turkish Super Lig match against Fenerbahce to be abandoned in 2016 after a brutal attack on one of the referee's assistants.

Everton banned a supporter for life in October after the man - who was holding his young child in his arms - punched Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes during a skirmish between both sets of players in a Europa League clash.

Marseille's Patrice Evra was red carded before kick-off of Thursday's Europa League match at Vitoria Guimaraes after kicking a fan of his own club in the head.

Foto:MIGUEL RIOPAAFP