Brown’s red card overturned after Sunderland appeal succeeds

LONDON (AP) — Sunderland has succeeded in overturning the red card shown to defender Wes Brown against Manchester United on Saturday. Brown was dismissed by referee Roger East for an apparent foul on United striker Radamel Falcao in the penalty area, although it appeared on replays that John O’Shea had been the player to impede[…]

Sunderland appeal against Brown dismissal

Sunderland announced on Sunday that they will launch an appeal against the red card shown to defender Wes Brown during their 2-0 Premier League defeat at Manchester United. Brown was shown a straight red card in the 64th minute of Saturday’s game at Old Trafford after Radamel Falcao went down in the Sunderland box, but[…]