See also: sending-off
- (sports) An instance of a player being sent off; a dismissal from the field of play.
- 2011, Phil McNulty, Euro 2012: Montenegro 2-2 England 
- Rooney's sending off will be the main talking point, however, and his actions once again raise questions about his temperament that he looked to have gone a long way towards answering in recent times.
- 2011, Phil McNulty, Euro 2012: Montenegro 2-2 England