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‘Jordan Ayew is a lucky boy’

'Jordan Ayew is a fortunate boy'

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‘Jordan Ayew is a lucky boy’

Sports activities Information of Tuesday, 30 June 2020


Black Stars striker , Jordan Ayew

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Rangers legend, Ally McCoist has mentioned it was an accurate resolution to not have despatched off Jordan Ayew throughout Crystal Palace’s 1-Zero defeat in opposition to Burnley on Monday.

Early on within the second half, VAR carefully checked a possible crimson card for the Black Stars striker after he appeared to elbow Burnley’s Josh Brownhill within the face with the scoreline at 0-0.

However after evaluate on the Selhurst Park, VAR determined to not punish Ayew and McCoist believes it was the correct name.

Talking after the ultimate whistle on Amazon Prime Video, McCoist mentioned: “I believe he gave the referee a chance to decide. It was stupidity, completely.”

“However the place I am watching it, I believe he sticks his arm up. I believe he runs into his forearm, I do not suppose it is an elbow to the face. I perceive on one other day he may have been despatched off.”

He added: “I definitely suppose he sticks his forearm up and he provides the referee the chance to decide. I believe he’s a lucky boy however I believe it was the proper resolution.”

Whereas VAR checked for violent conduct, McCoist argued: “I believe he’s simply attempting to guard it. He positively catches him together with his left forearm, of that there isn’t a doubt. I do not suppose he tries to play his arm into his face.”

“I believe he’s positively attempting to carry him off there, catching him with the left arm however I genuinely do not suppose there’s any actual malice. He positively would not attempt to hit him within the face together with his arm, simply tries to shove him out the highway and defend him.”

However whereas McCoist labelled it as the proper resolution, each Lee Dixon and Clinton Morrison insist that Ayew was very lucky to flee any punishment.

Former Arsenal and England right-back Dixon mentioned: “I believe he’s fortunate.”

In the meantime, ex-Crystal Palace ahead Morrison added: “Sure I might need to agree with you. He’s very fortunate.”

“And you already know why he’s fortunate? He has a glance. Typically as a centre ahead, you do put your hand on the market however you’ll be able to see he has had a glance and desires to get in Brownhill’s face, so he’s a fortunate boy that he managed to remain on the pitch.”

Regardless of getting away with one, Ayew could not encourage Palace to glory at Selhurst Park on Monday night time.

Ben Mee scored the one purpose of the sport for the guests within the 62nd minute as Burnley moved as much as eighth within the Premier League.


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