(to be) Sent to the stands

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To be sent off; to receive a red card; to be removed from the pitch. The stand is where the fans sit and watch the game.
  • Example: Roy Keane was sent to the stands for blowing his top at the referee in a friendly match.
  • Example: The player was sent to the stands after punching the referee
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