James Maddison disagreed with Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp’s feedback on the pink playing cards dished out throughout the Reds’ 2-1 defeat in opposition to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday (September 30).
Curtis Jones was proven a straight pink within the twenty sixth minute of the match, whereas Diogo Jota was given his marching orders for accumulating two yellow playing cards within the second half (69′).
The Liverpool boss mentioned each sending-offs had been unfair, claiming that Jones’ deal with seemed alright in real-time. He additional added that the Portugal worldwide’s first yellow card barely noticed Jota contact Future Udogie, who was the participant he allegedly introduced down (through ESPN).
“The pink card for Curtis, everybody in right here [at the news conference] most likely thinks pink card, however I performed soccer and also you did not. If you see it in gradual movement, it seems to be horrendous, however in actual time it would not look dangerous.”
“How can Jota on this recreation go off the pitch with two yellow playing cards? The primary he barely touched him and for positive not his fault,” Klopp mentioned after the match.
Nevertheless, Spurs’ inventive midfielder Maddison disagreed, saying (through Mirror):
“Jota’s undoubtedly was [a red]. The Curtis Jones one early on received proven on the massive display I feel was a pink card as effectively. I am unsure Jurgen will complain an excessive amount of about these too.”
Son Heung-min opened the scoring for Spurs within the thirty sixth minute, which was cancelled out by Cody Gakpo’s equaliser earlier than the break (45+4′). Regardless of defending a major a part of the second half with 9 males, Liverpool conceded within the sixth minute of further time by way of a Joel Matip personal purpose.
“Loopy choices” – Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp makes declare after Tottenham Hotspur loss
Jurgen Klopp reacted fairly disappointingly on the choices taken throughout Liverpool’s 2-1 Premier League away defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday (September 30).
The German tactician claims that a number of unfair calls went in opposition to his aspect. One choice that was actually incorrect was the offside name disallowing Luis Diaz an opener within the first half of the match. PGMOL, the governing physique for referees within the Premier League, admitted to the aforementioned error.
Talking after the match, Klopp mentioned (through ESPN):
“I by no means noticed a recreation like this with probably the most unfair circumstances, loopy choices.”
Liverpool suffered their first defeat of the brand new league season in opposition to Spurs and at present stand fourth within the standings with 16 factors from 7 video games.