Football is a game of passion . But they are some players who some times go out of the rules. Players like Pepe and Joey barton Lose their temper every now and then. These 2 may end up as most red carded players. However, saints exist in football and you will be surprised to know that there are some players who have never been sent off the pitch by a red card. Let’s have a look at the saints.

Top footballers who never received a red card

#22 Lionel Messi


To Note Messi has had a red card back in 2005 in a friendly against hungary. But has never had a red while in FC Barcelona


#21 Raúl González (Real Madrid, Schalke, al-Sadd, New York Cosmos & Spain)

players who never received red card
raul gonzalez

seventeen years football carrier, 388 goals,  982 club games, 44 caps for Spain, 6 La liga and 3 champions league and yet Raul never received a red. currently retired.

#20 Phillip Lahm

players who never got red card
phillip lahm

#19 Ryan Giggs(Wales and Manchester United

#18 Karim Benzema (Lyon, Real Madrid & France)

players who never got red card
Karim benzema

#17 Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona & Spain)

players who never got sent off
Andres Iniesta

#16 João Moutinho (Porto, Sporting CP, Monaco & Portugal)

players with no red card

#15 Michel Platini (Nancy, Saint-Étienne, Juventus & France)

#14 Damien Duff (Blackburn, Chelsea, Newcastle, Fulham, Melbourne City, Shamrock Rovers & Republic of Ireland)

#13 Aaron Hughes (Newcastle, Aston Villa, Fulham, Queens Park Rangers, Brighton, Melbourne City, Kerala Blasters, Hearts & Northern Ireland)

#12 Marco Bode (Werder Bremen & Germany)

#11 Giorgos Sideris (Atromitos Piraeus, Olympiacos, Royal Antwerp & Greece)

#10 Dinos Kouis (Agrotikos Asteras, Aris & Greece)

#9 Ján Popluhár (Slovan Bratislava, Rudá Hvězda Brno, Lyon, Zbrojovka Brno, Slovan Wien & Czechoslovakia)

#8 Dudu Georgescu (Progresul Bucureşti, CSM Reşiţa, Dinamo Bucureşti, Bacău, Gloria Buzău, Flacăra Moreni, Muscelul Câmpulung, Unirea Urziceni)

#7 Cüneyt Tanman (Galatasaray & Turkey)

#6 Maxime Bossis (Nantes, RC Paris & France)

#5 Dominique Rocheteau (Saint-Étienne, Paris, Toulouse & France)

#4 Andrej Kvašňák (Sparta Praha & Czechoslovakia)

#3 Yiannos Ioannou (APOEL & Cyprus)

#2 Gary Lineker (Leicester, Everton, Barcelona, Tottenham, Nagoya Grampus Eight & England)-never received even a yellow

#1 Gaetano Scirea (Atalanta, Juventus & Italy)