Youngster Najeed Yakubu receives red card while in action for Vorskla Poltava

Published on: 18 October 2020

Ghanaian youngster Najeed Yakubu received a red card on Sunday afternoon while in action for Vorskla Poltava outfit in the Ukraine Premier League.

The defender has this season been in fine form for his club as they make a challenge for the league title.

Today, Najeed Yakubu earned a starting role when Vorskla Poltava locked horns with Olimpik Donetsk in the Ukraine Premier League.

Unfortunately for the former Ghana U-20 defender, he will not last the entire duration of the game. He received a red card

Ghanaian defender saw red in his sides 1-0 win over in the added minutes of the second half as a result of a very bad tackle.

Thankfully, the 70th-minute equalizer from Kulach was enough to hand Vorskla all 3 points at the end of the match.

Najeed Yakubu is expected to serve a suspension and will not be available for selection when his team takes on Shakhtar Donetsk next weekend.