have (one's) name taken(redirected from had her name taken)
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have (one's) name taken
In football (soccer), to receive a yellow card (and thus have one's name recorded in the referee's booklet). It's questionable whether that slide tackle really warranted the penalty, but she's had her name taken regardless.
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