Casemiro has acquired as many purple playing cards at Manchester United as he had at Actual Madrid
Casemiro has now been despatched off as many instances at Manchester United as he was in his total profession at Actual Madrid.
The Brazil midfielder was proven the purple card after 34 minutes of United’s Premier League recreation towards Southampton at Previous Trafford on Sunday following a reckless problem on Saints attacker Carlos Alcaraz.
Though the play was positively harmful, the 31-year-old might maybe take into account himself barely unfortunate as his boot flew off the ball after which took out Alcaraz. He was initally proven a yellow card, however that was modified to purple after a VAR examine.
It was Casemiro’s second straight purple card in his quick time at Manchester United, having already been dismissed n the sport towards Crystal Palace earlier this yr.
Casemiro was despatched off simply twice in 336 appearances for Actual Madrid and each of these had been for second bookable offences.
In his 10 years on the Santiago Bernabeu, he by no means noticed a straight purple card, even supposing there are lots of extra dismissals in LaLiga than within the Premier League.
At United, he has now been despatched off twice in 37 video games and as it’s his second straight purple, he’s set for a four-match ban.
That can see him miss the journeys to Newcastle and Nottingham Forest, plus the house video games towards Brentford and Everton.
Following his dismissal towards Southampton, Casemiro in tears and needed to be consoled by team-mates earlier than leaving the pitch.