Manchester United 0-1 Chelsea

Ferguson: Luiz theatrics led to red

May 5, 2013
By Richard Jolly
Sir Alex Ferguson accused David Luiz of getting Rafael da Silva sent off and claimed Chelsea's players put pressure on referee Howard Webb throughout their 1-0 win at Old Trafford.

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Rafael was red-carded in the 89th minute for kicking out at Luiz but Ferguson insisted the Chelsea player elbowed the United right-back twice beforehand and was guilty of play-acting to get his compatriot dismissed.

He said: "He [Rafael] was elbowed. ...

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