Rodgers Rues Iheanacho’s Disallowed Goal In Away Defeat At Norwich

February 29, 2020
92 Views

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is disappointed to see Kelechi Iheanacho’s s goal cancelled by VAR in Friday’s Premier League fixture against Norwich City.

The Foxes fell to a 1-0 defeat against their hosts at the Carrow Road.

Brendan Rodgers’ men did put the ball in the net early in the second half, but Iheanacho’s excellent strike was ruled out after a VAR review showed the ball hit his hand in the build-up.

The ball bounced off the arm of defender Ben Godfrey before hitting Iheanacho, and Rodgers said he didn’t know how his striker could have avoided handling.

Read Also: Infantino Backs Wenger’s Offside Law Proposal

“We’re disappointed with the goal that was disallowed,” Rodgers said after the game.

“I think both players unintentionally handballed it but worst-case scenario you think it’s then a free-kick for us.

“We know the rule in terms of touching the hand, but it’s unintentional by their defender, and I don’t know what Kelechi can do when it drops.

“It’s something that will be cleared up in the summer. But we still had enough attempts.”

4 Secrets To Becoming Rich – How To Get Rich From Nothing: This ebook is a must read for anyone serious about exiting the rate race…. Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.

You may be interested

Waldrum Confident Of Falcons’ Victory Against Ghana In Accra
Sports
3 views
Sports
3 views

Waldrum Confident Of Falcons’ Victory Against Ghana In Accra

Webby - October 23, 2021

Super Falcons head coach Randy Waldrum believes his side can still do better despite a 2-0 victory over archrivals Ghana…

News
2 views

NCC to Nigerians: Beware, new virus steals banking details

Webby - October 23, 2021

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday alerted Nigerian telecom consumers of the existence of a new, high-risk and extremely-damaging malware…

Rangers’ Balogun Faces Late Fitness Test Ahead St Mirren Clash
News
5 views
News
5 views

Rangers’ Balogun Faces Late Fitness Test Ahead St Mirren Clash

Webby - October 23, 2021

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has confirmed that Leon Balogun has only a 50-50 chance of facing St Mirren on Sunday,…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.