Burnley striker Lyle Foster is facing a lengthy spell connected the sidelines aft his reddish paper against Nottingham Forest.
The Tricky Trees and Clarets played retired an entertaining 1-1 draw but things ended precise severely for the young striker.
With clip ticking away, Foster threw an elbow into Ryan Yates’ ribs disconnected the ball.
The referee, Robert Jones, missed it. But VAR didn’t, and helium was sent off.
When volition Lyle Foster instrumentality for Burnley?
Foster was sent disconnected for convulsive conduct, meaning helium faces a three-game home ban.
The 23-year-old didn’t contradict a wide goalscoring chance, truthful unless the prohibition is overturned connected appeal, the Clarets are acceptable to beryllium without a cardinal subordinate successful Foster.
Foster volition miss Saturday’s crippled astatine location to Manchester United, unrecorded connected talkSPORT.
He past volition beryllium incapable to play successful the Carabao Cup necktie against Salford City earlier missing Burnley’s travel to St James’ Park to look Newcastle.
Games Foster volition miss
Burnley vs Manchester United: September 23, 8pm
Salford City vs Burnley: September 26, 7:45pm
Newcastle vs Burnley: September 30, 3pm
This means helium volition instrumentality for the Clarets’ immense crippled against Luton connected Tuesday, October 3.
So, contempt getting sent disconnected successful the Premier League, Foster volition lone miss 2 top-flight matches due to the fact that home reddish cards are served crossed each competitions.
Speaking aft the 1-1 gully with Nottingham Forest, Vincent Kompany refused to criticise his striker.
He said: “When you spot the motion connected the screen; it’s a infinitesimal of inexperience.
“It’s thing that we can’t truly excuse, but astatine the aforesaid time, he’s played his bosom retired for the team.
“We request to beryllium determination for him.”
Foster had earlier seen a extremity ruled retired for what was deemed to beryllium a deliberate handball by Burnley teammate Sander Berge successful the build-up to him tapping home, truthful it was decidedly an evening to forget.
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