Mathieu Flamini Mathieu wanted to be proven
AC Milan midfielder Mathieu Flamini says red card in Sunday's equalizer against Napoli, was due to his desire to show enthusiasm before local fans.
28-year-old Frenchman had a mixed night at San Siro, first scoring a goal, and later being punished with a red card for a dangerous interference in Juan Zuniga.
"I am pleased to score goal. I had more fun that scored my second goal in a row, but I am disappointed with the red card. "
"I wanted to tell you that I am an enthusiastic player who deserves to wear the shirt of Milan. It is a mistake to leave the team with ten players, but I had a great desire and anger can happen in football from time to time, "Flamini said.