MLS's Independent Review Panel overturned the red card issued to Columbus Crew defender Harrison Afful
for his challenge
on Marcelo Sarvas
in the 74th minute of Saturday's Crew-D.C. United game.
panel rescinded Afful's fine and one-game suspension for the play that was deemed for serious foul play by referee Silviu Petrescu
. Afful will be eligible for the Crew’s game against
Orlando City on Saturday.
Crew’s appeal for review of the play was unanimously upheld.