He claimed two hands and the same player, although in the second action he went ‘crazy’. Josep Guardiola was unrecognizable and set up a whole ‘show’ in the defeat of Manchester City against Liverpool by date 10 of the Premier League. The ‘Pep’ claimed two penalties for his team at the hands of Trent Alexander-Arnold, although at the end of the game he decided to congratulate the judges.
The first play in question was the one that preceded Liverpool's first goal, the one scored by Fabinho. In the previous action, the ball touched Trent Alexander-Arnold's hand inside the area. Neither the referee nor the VAR, after the review, considered a penalty, to the disbelief of Guardiola.
While the second hand was when the score was already 3-1 in favor of those of Klopp. Sterling went into the area and pulled out a center that clearly hit Alexander-Arnold's hand, but the referee, close to the action, did not consider that there was a penalty. This triggered the claims of Guardiola.
What did ‘Pep’ say?
The Manchester City coach refused to talk about the referees and the VAR, after the controversial move that did not grant a penalty to the City in the first minutes, and was referred to the members were asked.
"Ask the referees, not me”Replied Guardiola in the microphones of the Sky Sports chain. "Ask Mike Riley and the boys of the VAR. I would like to talk about our performance, it was very good. One of the best games we have played”He explained.
The Spanish coach did talk about the game and stressed how good Liverpool is and that they showed a lot of personality. "We always try, we never give up, that's why we won two Premier in a row, because we always fight until the end." grow as a club and as a team. It has been an honor for both teams to show the Premier League and the spectators this kind of match, "he said.
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