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World Cup: Final Card Summary

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Overall, there were 270 cards handed out over 64 games:

Yellow First Second Red
Hand 18 17 1 2
Foul 176 172 4 2
Argument 9 8 1 0
Fight 1 1 0 4
Time Wasting 16 16 0 0
Excessive Celebration 2 2 0 0
Dive 6 6 0 0
Persistent Infringement 4 4 0 0
Encroachment 3 3 0 0
Professional Foul 0 0 0 1
Dissent 13 12 1 0
Dangerous Play 1 1 0 0
Off-the-Ball Foul 12 11 1 0

That's 4.08 yellows and 0.14 reds per game, which is quite a bit higher than the EPL, for example.