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The only thing the ref got wrong last night was not issuing red cards to all the chelsea players who surrounded him at the end. Spurs have now had 2 shocking decisions at Old Trafford, a yard over the line anyone?! and a penalty that never should have been given.Its all part of the game. No sense threatening to kill people over a what is just a game.
if the ref got 1 of the pen decisions right than the players would have been agresive towards him. they should have had at least 2 pens & 1 that could have gone either way.
hes cost them a place in the final & probably the last chance a lot of those player will have of winning the champions league.
yes it was wrong the way they behaved but u cant criticise a player for being emotion. it does show how well our players behaved after some injustices,most notably at old trafford.
uefa will ban ballck & drogba for 3 or 4 european games next season,so they will be punished for there unsporting behaviour.
going back to your main point,i do agree. im not proud of football or footballers these days. when i got into football during the italy 90 world cup, i could say i was proud of football & the way the players played & behaved.
now its all arrogant greedy fairys.
the people who run football are no better.
the champs league is a farce & sham of a final. and this is meant to be the centre piece of european footie.
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''the champs league is a farce & sham of a final. and this is meant to be the centre piece of european footie''.
Apart from the obvious (prostituting the competition for financial gain) I cant see what was wrong with the old format.......the champions in each league in a knockout setup. It was a true 'sporting' event with the chance that a smaller club could get to the final or even win it........Nowadays you could put your mortgage on picking 6 of the 8 quater finalists at least.
An whats all this BS of the 3rd placed in each group parachuting into the latter stages of the uefa cup.......what a fcuking cheek!!
Its a money grabbing circus and the uefa fat cats (most of whom have never kicked a ball in anger).....require a firing squad. But....apart from that.........lets hope we get there soon (im just a whore at heart lol)