Van der Vaart will miss next month's trip to Inter Milan.
But the Dutchman stormed: "My team-mates are going to win it for me.
"There is no need for us to be nervous against Inter as we have a great squad.
"It was strange night for me. I've never played in a game like this.
"It was difficult after I was sent off, I was worried we wouldn't win but in the end the lads did fantastic."