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4 Wrong Decisions Made By The Video Assistant Referee In EPL Week 9 Matches

The video assistant referee was deeply involved in many controversial decisions against teams this weekend. The premier league week 9 matches saw the technology taking a good number of decisions for the center referee during matches.

It was introduced in football to help referees in making the right decisions, but the technology took some decisions which affected team performances during the matches. The original reason why the technology was introduced has not been achieved because of favoritism.

Team managers, fans and football pundits are not comfortable with some decisions taken by the technology. Most of their decisions are controversial. Out of the numerous decisions taken by the technology, these team were the most affected in week 9 matches.

1. Manchester United Vs Liverpool

The red devils were denied of their only goal which was scored by Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese Captain was penalized for being in an offside position before he received the ball.

From the picture above, Cristiano Ronaldo was not in an offside position judging by the defender's position. The defender was in the same line with Cristiano Ronaldo.

2. West Ham United Vs Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs deserve a Penalty after Kurt Zouma tackles Tanguy Ndombele inside the 18 yard box without a contact with the ball. The video assistant referee after replay decided not to award a Penalty to Tottenham Hotspur.

3. Wolverhampton Wanderers Vs Leeds United

Romain Saiss lunged a dangerous tackle on Raphinah, but the center referee ended up giving him a yellow card. The player was supposed to be sent off for such dangerous tackle against an opponent.

The video assistant referee did not review the Incident, and the match was allowed to continue. The Injured player was substituted off the pitch.

4. Manchester United Vs Liverpool

Cristiano Ronaldo was supposed to be given a red card for a violent conduct. He purposely stamped on Liverpool's midfielder, Curtis Jones after he could not allow him to move with the ball.

The center referee cautioned him with a yellow card for such dangerous foul play. The technology was supposed to overturn the yellow card decision band give him a red card.

The technology should be banned in England premier League if the right decision will not be taken. Fans are complaining bitterly every weekend, because of how it is being used.

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