Disbelief as player is sent off for lifting referee in shocking French rugby moment
By Rugby Onslaught

Disbelief as player is sent off for lifting referee in shocking French rugby moment

Is this the worst treatment of a rugby referee that we’ve ever seen?

This unbelievable moment occurred in last night’s Pro D2 clash featuring Beziers and Nevers in a moment that is going viral online.

We have never seen anything like this on a rugby pitch before.

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Fans on social media reacted with hilarity, disgust and anger at the moment that occurred in the second half of yesterday’s clash.

We see as the play is situated right on the 5m line. The referee blows the final whistle to end the game with Nevers having won the match by 25-30.

The players celebrate wildy before one takes things to the next level quite literally – lifting the referee aloft into the air.

Watch the unbelievable moment in the video below

There was a mixed reaction online to the bizarre moment with some fans finding it hilarious and others – much less so.

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