Pep Guardiola during the Liverpool-Manchester City


Guardiola, very upset with the refereeing of the Liverpool-City

Published:11/11/2019 - 15:40h

Updated:11/11/2019 - 15:50h

The Liverpool-Manchester City of the last weekend ended with victory for the 'reds' and disappoint for the 'sky blues', very upset with the refereeing and the VAR. Pep Guardiola showed his annoyance at the press conference

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The Liverpool gave this weekend a hard hit to the Premier League, with a victory in front of the Manchester City home that it leaves him in the high of the classification with eight points of margin on Leicester and Chelsea and nine above the 'sky blues'. Although the clash had football to raudales and on this argued in the press conference, also there was time to express the discontent that existed in the edict mancuniano.

Pep Guardiola recognised to be very annoying with the arbitration and the VAR, that already have motivated several complaints along the season and went back to be leading in the meeting in Anfield. The one of Santpedor tried to dodge the issue once again, but so much along the party as in his appearance in front of the means could appreciate that it was visibly angered with the decisions of the referees.

The mosqueo of the 'citizen' is due to two actions of Trent Alexander-Arnold in which they could have received penaltis that no pitaron, since Michael Oliver and his assistants understood that the punishment was not necessary. In the action that preceded to the 1-0 annotated by Fabinho, the side cut with the left arm something despegado a pass of Bernardo Silva that it had left entirely only to Raheem Sterling, and with the 3-1 already in the marker, a centre of the English topó with his right arm, also separated of the body, with the same result.

As it already has sucedido in other commitments suspender belts, the ex of the FC Barcelona signalled to the boss of the referees, and warned that the questions with regard to these played could not them answer. "Ask to Mike Riley and to the boys of the VAR. To me it would like me speak of our performance, was very good. One of the best parties that have played", answered in front of the insistence of the journalists, and underlined that his team does not go to throw the towel.

"Always we try it, never we surrender, therefore we have won two Premier followed, because we always struggle to the end. It is important to grow like club and like team. It has been an honour for both teams show to the Premier League and to the viewers this class of party", defended, recalcando that will treat of recortar the disadvantage on the way to the end of the campaign, in which they expect to repeat successes.

Klopp Neither finish happy with the arbitration

Like Guardiola, Jürgen Klopp neither finish happy with the arbitration, although in his case by the uncertainty that generates the VAR. Further to celebrate the performance and the concentration of his the German admitted to have seen the first hand of Alexander-Arnold and have doubted of if they went to cancel the goal of the Liverpool to give a penalti to the City: "No longer it is the same of before. The problem was the VAR. I saw what had occurred before the first goal and was expecting. It is not the same of before, but is not problem, will celebrate it tonight".

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