Here's how Peterborough United rank among the DIRTIEST sides in League One so far this season

Ah, the beautiful game. Football has progressed dramatically over past few years, with false nines, overlapping centre-backs and even some 'Gegenpressing' continuing to revolutionise the game. However, football is very much a contact sport, and there's already been a wealth of yellow and red cards shown in League One so far this season.

Tuesday, 1st October 2019, 1:43 pm
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Crunching tackles, wild challenges and cynical fouls will always be a part of the game, and referees have not been holding back with their punishments. Here's how Peterborough United fair in League One's 'fair play' table so far this season, ranked from worst to best team discipline. Click and scroll your way through the gallery to see how the Posh rank among the dirtiest sides in the division...

Yellow cards: 29. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Jamie Mackie.
Yellow cards: 19. Red cards: 3. Worst offender: Oliver Banks.

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Yellow cards: 18. Red cards: 3. Worst offender: Seamus Conneely
Yellow cards: 23. Red cards: 2. Worst offender: Max Power
Yellow cards: 23. Red cards: 1. Worst offender: Kwesi Appiah
Yellow cards: 18. Red cards: 1. Worst offender: Oliver Turton
Yellow cards: 18. Red cards: 1. Worst offender: Nathan Ralph
Yellow cards: 15. Red cards: 2. Worst offender: Ross McCrorie
Yellow cards: 15. Red cards: 2. Worst offender: John-Joe O'Toole
Yellow cards: 20. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Paul Coutts
Yellow cards: 14. Red cards: 2. Worst offender: Fankaty Dabo
Yellow cards: 16. Red cards: 1. Worst offender: Shaun Whalley
Yellow cards: 18. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Jordan Williams
Yellow cards: 17. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Niall Ennis
Yellow cards: 17. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Ollie Clarke
Yellow cards: 15. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Flynn Downes
Yellow cards: 11. Red cards: 1. Worst offender: Adebayo Akinfenwa
Yellow cards: 14. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Harry Brockbank
Yellow cards: 14. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Regan Poole
Yellow cards: 14. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Callum Connolly
Yellow cards: 11. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Matt Crooks
Yellow cards: 10. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Ivan Toney
Yellow cards: 8. Red cards: 0. Worst offender: Barry Fuller