Man Utd's Fletcher shocked at Champions League booking

Darren Fletcher was stunned at the booking he collected for diving during Manchester United's 3-3 draw with CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.

Darren Fletcher was stunned at the booking he collected for diving during Manchester United's 3-3 draw with CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.

When the Scot went down under Vasili Berezutsky's ill-timed tackle, it appeared a certain spot-kick.

TV replays backed up that view but Portuguese referee Olegario Benquerenca showed Fletcher a yellow card for simulation.

"It is a penalty," he said.

"I have turned and the lad has just swept me off my feet. I have not tried to fall or stay on my feet or anything.

"When the referee blew his whistle I just thought "great, it is a penalty and we are back in the game". When I saw he was walking towards me with the yellow card I could not believe it.

"I am not having much luck with these cards. Hopefully it will change in the later stages."

 
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