Erling Haaland and Pep Guardiola upset with referee after Manchester City draw
news.movim.eu / TheGuardian · 21:25
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Manchester City’s 3-3 draw with Tottenham ended in fury for the champions that prompted Pep Guardiola to say he would not make a “Mikel Arteta comment” and Erling Haaland to write “wtf” on X after the referee, Simon Hooper, stopped play with Jack Grealish clear on goal in added time.
Hooper, having waved play on for a foul on Haaland, halted the game after a pass by the Norwegian had put Grealish in behind the Spurs defence. Angry City players surrounded the referee – which may provoke a Football Association charge – and Guardiola remonstrated with the fourth official. When Hooper blew for time, Haaland departed the pitch visibly upset.Continue reading...