Manchester United manager Marcus Rashford has issued a heartfelt apology to the club after receiving a red card for violent conduct on Sunday afternoon.

Marcus Rashford was brought off the bench by Jose Mourinho with United 2-0 up against Burnley at Turf Moor.

The England international won a penalty which was subsequently missed by Paul Pogba and found success against Phil Bardsley with his electric pace

But a moment of madness almost cost his side dear when, after a rather robust challenge by Bardsley, the starlet appeared to butt heads with the former United defender.

Referee Jon Moss confidently flashed a red card after the ensuing melee had calmed down, with the youngster taking to Twitter to apologise for his actions.

He wrote: “Emotions got the better of me, I shouldn’t of [sic] reacted like that.

“Sorry to everyone at the club and all the fans #MUFC”