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Dempsey rips up referee's notebook after getting red card

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Nacogdoches native Clint Dempsey has caught national attention Wednesday for his antics in the Seattle Sounders' loss in the US Open Cup.

After receiving a red card for arguing a call with the referee, Dempsey grabbed the referee's notebook and tore it up, according to ESPN.

Seattle lost the game, 3-1.

Video of the incident can be viewed here.

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