AC Milan veteran Van Bommel: I'm not as dirty as Man Utd's Scholes!

AC Milan veteran Mark van Bommel says Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is the dirtiest player the Champions League has seen.

AC Milan veteran Mark van Bommel says Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is the dirtiest player the Champions League has seen.

The 35-year-old Dutch star will be ­suspended for AC ­Milan’s quarter-final first leg following the 25th yellow card of his Champions League career at ­Arsenal last Tuesday.

Van Bommel said: “I’m just glad I’m not the man who has the highest amount of cards in the ­tournament – Paul Scholes has 35 yellows.

“I seriously don’t think my record is bad. I have been in the Champions League for 12 or 13 seasons no w.

“I’m also angry they counted my red cards as double ­yellow bookings. It is a dubious record.’’

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