Last Updated: 21/02/19 9:38am
Kilmarnock will appeal the red card shown to Daniel Bachmann against Rangers on Wednesday night.
The Austrian goalkeeper was dismissed 25 minutes into the William Hill Scottish Cup fifth-round replay, after an off-the-ball clash with Rangers midfielder Glen Kamara.
Kamara went down claiming he had been elbowed in the face but Killie boss Steve Clarke later branded referee Alan Muir’s decision a “joke”.
Rangers already led 1-0 when Bachmann was dismissed and went on to win 5-0, with Alfredo Morelos scoring four.
Clarke felt his side should have been awarded an early penalty and said after the match: “The officials decided the game. It’s embarrassing.
“If the penalty had been given in the first two minutes, it would have been different.
“And the red card is a joke. The goalie just lifted his arms.
“Every goalie does it every week. It’s embarrassing. If that’s the standards, we might as well go home.
“Why speak? It’s every week.”
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