10 red cards in a game

A Brazilian derby match between Vitoria and Bahia was abandoned with 11 minutes remaining after the home-team had five players sent off with a red card.

The score in the match was 1-1 when Bruno Bispo became the ninth player in all, and the fifth from Vitoria, to be shown the red card. With teams requiring a minimum of seven players, the referee was forced to end the game.