Popular Referee; Mike Dean Retires
The top-rated English football referee; Mike Dean has officially retired today, and the English Premier League board has bid him farewell.
Dean retired after officiating 560 games in 20 years.
Within the 560 games, he issued 114 red cards.
He is one of the celebrated referees in the world.
John Barnes reveals why referee didn’t award penalty to Liverpool for Gabriel’s handball
John Barnes, a former midfielder for Liverpool, has explained why referee Michael Oliver decided against giving the Reds a penalty when the ball struck Gabriel's hand inside Arsenal's area.Gabriel's raised hand prevented Diogo Jota from completing his cross, and the VAR looked into the situation but did not change the referee's ruling.Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli scored after just 58 seconds, and Liverpool thought they should have been given a penalty in the 15th.Sp...
Ex-referee Walton gives verdict on Arsenal’s penalty in 3-2 win over Liverpool
Former Premier League referee Peter Walton has given his verdict on the penalty awarded to Arsenal in their 3-2 win over Liverpool on Sunday.Arsenal made it eight wins in nine matches on Sunday with goals from Gabriel Martinelli and Bukayo Saka.Saka scored the last goal from the spot after Thiago Alcantara was adjudged to have kicked Gabriel Jesus in the box, a situation the Brazilian made the most of.And speaking on Premier League Productions, Walton was asked his...
It’s ridiculous – Scholes slams VAR, referee for disallowing Arsenal’s goal vs Man United
Paul Scholes, a former player for Manchester United, has criticized VAR for denying Arsenal's opening goal during their Sunday Premier League match against the Red Devils.Scholes said that Gabriel Martinelli’s disallowed goal during the 3-1 defeat was "ridiculous".Brazil international Martinelli thought he had put the visitors ahead in the first half, only for referee Paul Tierney to overturn the goal via VAR.Scholes said of Premier League production. "I think it’s...
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