Is Bruno Guimaraes suspended for the Carabao Cup final after being sent off against Southampton?

Bruno Guimaraes sent off against Southampton in Carabao Cup semi-final
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Newcastle United reached Wembley for the first time since 1999 after beating Southampton 3-1 on aggregate in the Carabao Cup semi-final on Tuesday night, but the mood was slightly dampened when the referee sent Bruno Guimaraes off in the 82nd minute.

Referee Paul Tierney showed the Brazilian a straight red card for his challenge on Southampton's Sam Edozie following a VAR review, after Tierney initially showed him a yellow card. 

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Ryan Dabbs
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Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.