Manchester Metropolis win the League Cup
Chelsea and Manchester Metropolis went head-to-head within the 2019 League Cup Remaining on Sunday.
Man Metropolis have been trying to make it two League Cup wins on the bounce after beating Arsenal in final yr’s last.
Regardless of Metropolis smashing Chelsea 6-Zero of their final assembly, Sunday’s last was very totally different.
Chelsea seemed a significantly better facet and Metropolis struggled to interrupt them down.
Consequently, the sport was taken to extra-time however it might nonetheless stay Zero-Zero.
The sport then went to penalties with Metropolis coming away victorious.
VAR as soon as once more known as into query
VAR was in use for Sunday’s League Cup last.
Because the introduction of VAR is has been fairly the subject of debate.
The brand new expertise would as soon as once more seize the highlight within the League Cup last.
Sergio Aguero would have a objective dominated out earlier within the sport by VAR.
The ball’s at the back of the n….
…No, it’s given offside.
VAR reveals it to be the tightest of tight choices in opposition to Sergio Aguero.
Nonetheless Zero-Zero #eflcupfinal
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— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) February 24, 2019
VAR would as soon as once more be introduced up late within the sport.
Eden Hazard can be performed by and was one on one vs Ederson.
Nevertheless, the linesman would flag for offside earlier than Hazard had an opportunity to get his shot off.
Ought to Hazard have scored and the objective went to a VAR evaluate it might seemingly have been given because the Belgian seemed onside.
As end result, social media is stuffed with individuals questioning why the assistant didn’t let Hazard shoot first earlier than making a call that was clearly tight.
If Hazard had scored and VAR reviewed the choice it might seemingly by Chelsea lifting the trophy on Sunday.
Social media response
Put the ball within the web – then VAR has a call to make…
— John Cross (@johncrossmirror) February 24, 2019
With VAR in place why hasn’t the linesman simply left Hazard to undergo there?
Significantly shut name that.
— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) February 24, 2019
Loftus-Cheek incredible flip and go to ship Hazard away. Flag up. However seemed too tight for him to flag underneath VAR protocols. Ought to have let it go on after which flagged after shot….so it coulkd be checked
— Martin Lipton (@MartinLipton) February 24, 2019
VAR isn’t the issue. The idiots, morons and fools officiating simply are clueless on frequent sense. Let play go on and test to see if it’s offside or not. Truthfully, sick and bored with this nonsense.
— Feroze Ali (@feroze17) February 24, 2019
In the event that they’re gonna use VAR the officers certainly have to be utilizing it retrospectively on tight calls or put their flag to out to at least one facet to point they suppose there could also be a necessity to take a look play continues objective take a look no objective play on flag to impartial place
— paul cawthra (@1972pic) February 24, 2019
Pretty work from Loftus-Cheek then. Was Hazard offside? I believed with VAR they allowed the sport to play after which pulled it again if the lino missed it?
— Scott Patterson (@R_o_M) February 24, 2019
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