The defensive midfielder was sent off for strangling Palace’s Will Hughes during a 70th-minute clash with referee Andre Marriner at the VAR screen. Before returning to give Casemiro a red card.
Manchester United still survived to win 2-1 over the South London side. Even if they were down to 10 people in the last 20 minutes.
Despite being suspended for three games. UFABET There is still good news for United as Casemiro will be back in time for the Carabao Cup final against Newcastle later this month.
He will miss the Red Devils’ next three games. Including two against Leeds United, as well as their home game against Leicester. Which is sandwiched between the Europa League clash with Barcelona.
According to statistics from Opta. This is the first time Casemiro has received a direct red card either for his former club Real Madrid or in 30 matches across all competitions for United.
For the 30-year-old star, he moved to Manchester United’s Erik Ten Hag team last summer. After spending 9 years with the Spanish capital.
He has been an integral part of the Red Devils’ squad that has made a strong comeback this season. Which currently rises to rank third in the Premier League. After Newcastle faltered to a draw with West Ham late on the same day.