Vital Football

Latest Sunderland AFC News

Keane Rues Referee`s Decision

Keane Rues Referee`s Decision

Sunderland manger Roy Keane was less than satisfied with Rob Styles performance after he refused two good calls for a penalty. He also thinks the score was flattering for Liverpool.

Keane told safc.com "Three-nil was a bit harsh on the players, we like to think it was a bit closer than that but that's the scoreline and we've got to accept it."

"We did okay in terms of possession, but we didn't really test their keeper. We knew the first 10 or 15 minutes of the second half was going to be vital and once Liverpool got their goal, it was always going to be hard."

"From my point of view, we should have had a penalty but I don't think we were ever going to get one. Carragher lifted his arm and it should have been a penalty. Rob Styles gave a penalty against us at Blackburn for exactly the same thing, against Danny Higginbotham."

"We did okay in terms of possession, without really testing their keeper. We had a couple of penalty shouts and a half-chance from a corner."

"we needed to do a bit more, I have to say. We did okay but we still lost 3-0. I don't think the strikers got great service and the injury to Kieran Richardson after two minutes certainly didn't help."

"At 2-0, we were still bombing forward and they picked us off late on."

Vital Sunderland Says

Keane is right we should have had at least one penalty. However in my opinion we should have had two and if we converted them it would have been a much different game.

Writer:KEV1N
Date:Sunday February 3 2008
Time: 10:12PM

Comments

0
See you on Saturday lads for the 'Big un', a real six pointer
worbo
03/02/2008 22:20:00
0
Are you confident
Lucas
03/02/2008 22:28:00
0
Keane moaning AGAIN! I swear he's moaned more times than you've won!!
Boro 01
05/02/2008 00:27:00
0
up urs boro 01 he has a vaild point we were robed thanks to ***** reffereeing
toptoddy
05/02/2008 09:16:00
0
Another manager moaning about a refs decision!!
will it ever happen
05/02/2008 11:48:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

EFL Clubs Agree Early Transfer Window Closure

Within the last hour the EFL have confirmed that member clubs have agreed to changes to the summer transfer window deadline and from next season...

No Excuses, We Have To Give Everything

With further disappointment for Sunderland on Tuesday evening as we lost to Bolton Wanderers, Paddy McNair has said the players have no more excuses...

EFL Summer Transfer Window Vote Imminent

EFL member clubs are set to vote on changes to the summer transfer window today.

Red & Yellow & Oh I'm Off...Sunderland v Boro (24/2/18)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Sunderland and Middlesbrough this Saturday.

Sunderland A.F.C. Archived Articles

Vital Sunderland articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Sunderland
Write For Vital Sunderland
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Camp0%
Kone0%
O'Shea0%
Clarke-Salter0%
Jones0%
McNair0%
Cattermole0%
Oviedo0%
Honeyman50%
Asoro0%
Fletcher50%
Sub - McGeady0%
Sub - Maja0%
Sub - McManaman0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Results (view all)

Sunderland A.F.C. Fixtures

The Vital Football Members League