Colombia Bags First Red Card At 2018 W/Cup
Jose Alberto Batista bagged the fastest dismissal at the World Cup when Uruguay played Scotland in 1986 (54 seconds)/Twitter

Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez Moreno became the first player to bag a red card at the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia.

Sanchez used his hand to knocked down a goal-bound ball two minutes into the game, as the South Americans took on Japan in a Group H clash on Tuesday.

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Shinji Kagawa coolly slotted home the ball to give the Blue Samurai the lead.

Sanchez’s dismissal is the second fastest shown in World Cup history, after Jose Alberto Batista for Uruguay vs Scotland in 1986 (54 seconds).