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Orlando City Wont Appeal Kaká Red Card to Avoid Further Unjustified Consequences

In total, Kaká made 75 league appearances in his three seasons with Orlando, scoring 24 goals and providing 22 assists. On 5 March 2017, in Orlando City’s opening match of the MLS season against New York City, and the club’s stadium debut, Kaká hit the turf clutching his left leg just minutes after the game had started; the Lions beat their opponents 1–0. Later, it was reported that Kaká would be out for 6 weeks due to a hamstring strain. Kaka came back in action and he scored on his return in Orlando City 2–0 win over Colorado Rapids on 29 April.

Kaka would not exactly be renowned for being a player with a fiery temper. The stylish Brazilian had amassed three red cards in his career prior to this game and only one of those was a straight red. The Ivory Coast player reacted as if being hit on the face, and the referee gave a second yellow card for Kaka to be sent off for the first time with the national team.

After six years with Milan, Kaká joined Real Madrid in 2009 for a transfer fee of €67 million, which was the second highest transfer fee at the time. However, after four injury troubled seasons in Spain, which saw his physical mobility rapidly decline, he returned to AC Milan for a single season in 2013, prior to joining MLS expansion club Orlando City. He initially returned to his former club São Paulo on loan, before returning to Orlando in 2015 and retiring in 2017.

After returning from injury, he appeared in a convincing win over Valencia, scoring two goals. At the end of his second season with the club, Real Madrid and Kaká had won the Copa del Rey, although they finished as runners-up in both La Liga and in the Supercopa de España to rivals Barcelona. Real Madrid were also knocked out of the Champions League by Barcelona in the semi-finals of the competition.

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Moreover, we also do not believe he deliberately “struck” an opponent or any other person on the head or face with his hand or arm during the match. San Jose Earthquakes defender Andres Imperiale was sent off after conceding a penalty to the Houston Dynamo, but after review, he was allowed to stay on the pitch with just a yellow card. Kaká’s red is a decision – and a precedent – about which we scream at the TV in the moment, but sleep better at night. Players might groan about the specific decision, but, in truth, players want nothing more than predictability from referees. England lost the match 4 – 3 on penalties to be knocked out of the competition. However, Argentina only played one more game, and they were knocked out 2-1 by the Netherlands in the quarter-finals.

Uruguay’s José Batista received the quickest red card, in the first minute in a game against Scotland in 1986. Since November 2004, Kaká has served as an Ambassador Against Hunger for the United Nations’ World Food Programme, the youngest to do so at the time of his appointment. In August 2015, Kaká announced he would attend Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, and major in Sports Marketing.