Last transfer news Aston Villa news: Hackett delivers verdict on potential penalty v Fulham breaking sport news
Premierleague-News.com - In the latest Aston Villa news, Keith Hackett has delivered his verdict on a potential penalty incident in Sunday's game against Fulham.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! 125539613">Keith Hackett is baffled as to why Aston Villa were not awarded a penalty in their win against Fulham on Sunday. Speaking exclusively to Football Insider, the former head of the PGMOL suggested Villa should have been given a spot-kick for Mario Lemina’s coming together with John McGinn moments before VAR intervened on his challenge on Ollie Watkins. Referee Andy Madley pointed to the spot for the foul on Watkins before he reversed his decision after reviewing the incident on the pitchside monitor. Penalty overturned by VAR. Madley sees the slight touch from Lemina, and reverses the decision! ???? Watch on Sky Sports PL ????Follow #AVLFUL here: https://t.co/DrQebOaCwa ????Download the @SkySports app! pic.twitter.
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“It was an interesting one,” Hackett told Football Insider correspondent Connor Whitley.
“It’s the first one [challenge on McGinn] where I think the penalty kick should’ve been awarded, not the delayed one.
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“I was rather taken aback that when VAR came in, I thought VAR was coming in on that first challenge.
“So when he went to review it [on the monitor] I was almost shouting at my TV set ‘You’re looking at the wrong clip.’
“I think that first one was a penalty and the second one that they reviewed they got it right.
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