Sheff Utd denied goal by VAR for offside by length of a TOE

first_img😐 pic.twitter.com/oXPE9eFNpe— Sheffield United (@SheffieldUnited) November 9, 2019 4 Sheffield United are rocked as David McGoldrick has an equaliser ruled out at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for a very marginal offsideCredit: EPARepublic of Ireland striker McGoldrick was finally “robbed” by John Lundstram being adjudged offside in the build-up, sparking bewildered comments on social media such as “absolute joke”.United were trailing undeservedly to Son Heung-Min’s 58th minute opener when McGoldrick, 31, saw his big moment erased.But VAR then confirmed a point for the Blades, via Eric Dier’s own goal fro a George Baldock cross.Many supporters, though, felt McGoldrick’s misery was the final nail for VAR as Twitter put the boot in.The Blades’ themselves tweeted a glum emoji next to an an image that suggested McGoldrick had been ONSIDE.And they also posted: “63′ After a 3 minute delay. VAR rules it out because of an offside toe. No goal. “One fan said: “VAR is destroying the game… Soccer isn’t the most beautiful game anymore.”MARK HALSEY SAYS…If it is taking 3minutes and 47 seconds then it should not be overturned – the technology is not that accurate for marginal decisions like that.You should be able to tell in five to ten seconds. Is this system fit for purpose? At the moment you have to say it isn’t.Fans pay money to see goals and at the moment we are probably seeing good goals ruled out.The buck stops with Mike Riley and the Premier League is being undermined by the implementation of VAR.The camera angles we are seeing need to be parallel with the offside incident because that was not the case for Sheffield United’s ruled-out goal and it creates confusion.Also, the offside  occurred in the previous phase of play so it should not have been checked. Spurs defender Eric Dier cleared the ball AFTER the initial offside.most read in footballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticA similar response was: “VAR has ruined this league. It’s hard to watch.”Another argued: “Ridiculous!! Dier’s shoulder is playing him on!”And One asked: “The defender’s head is in front of Lundstrums toe. Even on VAR how is it offside?”444Arsene Wenger reveals he is STILL in the running for the Bayern Munich job – and will hold talks next week SHEFFIELD UNITED had a goal ruled offside by a TOE’S length in what fans labelled the Premier League’s tightest and craziest VAR verdict yet.David McGoldrick was denied his first ever Premier League strike after a three-minute delay as the Blades battled back in their 1-1 draw at dismal Tottenham.Harshest VAR decision ever. Absolute millimetres 😭💔😭 #TOTSHU pic.twitter.com/0jmBTq3XsU— Don👑Corleone (@UmarZubyr) November 9, 2019last_img

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