(Reuters) - D.C. United’s Wayne Rooney has been suspended for one additional healthy for violent behavior following the directly purple card he obtained ultimate week for elbowing the big apple purple Bulls’ Cristian Casseres, foremost League football (MLS) stated on Tuesday.

Rooney, who served a one-suit suspension through lacking D.C. United’s game towards Philadelphia Union, will now omit Saturday’s fit in opposition to Montreal impact.

Rooney’s purple card against the crimson Bulls got here after VAR noticed the infraction, which the referee had now not visible in a crowded penalty region at a nook kick.

In his 2d season with D.C. United, Rooney will leave at the give up of this marketing campaign to sign up for English Championship crew Derby County as a participant and assistant teach in January.

D.C. United have misplaced their past three suits and are 5th in the 12-crew eastern conference with 39 factors from 29 suits.