Newcastle v Burton

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  1. Covstu

    Covstu Well-Known Member

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    how the hell did he give a free Kick? Newcastle scored a penalty, the ref then blows up and gives Burton a free kick in their own 18 yd box?

    Bizarre!?
     
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    SkyBlue_Bear83 Well-Known Member

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    I'm guessing a Newcastle player encroached on the area and the referee doesn't understand the rules.
     
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    My guess is a Newcastle player fouled a Burton player?
     
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    Your guess was indeed correct, as explained on Sky Sports News and the ref has apologised.
     
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    Could have been very costly to Newcastle.
    Can't believe now all four officials are miked up he wasn't advised of the mistake.
     
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    talking about ref's, after GT scored on Sunday, and then got a bloody nose. Why did he have to wait to be called on by the ref after Oxford had kicked off again? Didn't Oxford also bring a sub on, and he came straight on?
     
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