Sir Alex Ferguson and Nani await disciplinary news

Nani was sent off in the 56th minute. Credit: Press Association

Sir Alex Ferguson and Nani will discover what punishments they face from the fall-out of Manchester United's Champions League exit to Real Madrid today.

Nani is expected to get a one-match suspension for the red card he picked up for a high tackle on Alvaro Arbeloa.

Sir Alex Ferguson Credit: Press Association

UEFA do have the power to increase that ban, although given the dismissal was widely viewed as being exceptionally harsh, it would be a surprise if it was extended.

Ferguson is in hot water after failing to attend the mandatory post-match press conference, an offence which in extreme cases can bring a touchline ban.

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Man Utd await UEFA decision

Manchester United are still waiting to discover whether they will face UEFA sanctions following their Champions League exit. Sir Alex Ferguson was so furious at Nani's red card, refused to speak to the media after the 2-1 score, breaking UEFA rules.