David Artell branded Carlisle's Jamie Devitt 'a coward' after the attacker lashed out with his boot to earn a red at Crewe.
Crewe boss David Artell is set to keep faith in goalkeeper Ben Garratt for Tuesday's clash with Carlisle.
Macclesfield manager Sol Campbell and Crewe counterpart David Artell were both unhappy after a brilliant Cheshire derby ended 3-3 at Moss Rose.
Crewe are expected to include loan signings Aaron Taylor-Sinclair and Jamie Sterry in the squad for the Sky Bet League Two match against Carlisle.
Dave Artell praised the character of his Crewe players as they seized a late win to move into the top half of the Sky Bet League Two table.
Eddie Nolan headed a late winner as Crewe clinched a 2-1 win over Colchester.
MK Dons boss Paul Tisdale was left disappointed as he watched his side lose ground on the top three in Sky Bet League Two following a 1-0 home defeat by Crewe.
Mike Flynn slammed his side's defending as Newport crumbled to a late 3-2 defeat at Crewe six days after their FA Cup heroics.
Late goals from Callum Ainley and Chris Porter saw Crewe stage a gripping turnaround to clinch a 3-2 win over Newport.
A stoppage-time Chris Porter penalty gave Crewe a share of the spoils in an exciting 2-2 encounter at Morecambe.
Morecambe midfielder Aaron Wildig is out of Saturday's Sky Bet League two clash with Crewe as he faces the possibility of a lengthy spell on the sidelines.
Stevenage boss Dino Maamria accused Crewe's bench of getting Alex Reid sent off as his side suffered a 1-0 defeat on the road.
Crewe completed back-to-back wins as Chris Porter scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over 10-man Stevenage in Sky Bet League Two.
Crewe boss David Artell will have a fully-fit squad to choose from when his side host Stevenage at the Alexandra Stadium on Saturday.