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Author Topic: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread  (Read 6326 times)

Offline pauliewalnuts

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #255 on: October 19, 2019, 04:39:18 PM »
This is absolute bobbins.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #256 on: October 19, 2019, 04:40:41 PM »
VAR really has reached its nadir today.  Another ridiculous disallowed goal at Leicester.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #257 on: October 19, 2019, 04:40:46 PM »
We’re not going to score again are we?

Offline ChicagoLion

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #258 on: October 19, 2019, 04:41:00 PM »
VAR is fucking shit. My natural reaction when we score now is not to celebrate, but to quickly rack my brain looking for any tiny reason why it might be overturned.


I did exactly that, scrutinized the replay very closely and satisfied myself there was no way they could find a way to disallow it, paying special attention to Wesley's challenge on the keepr - and yet they still managed it somehow.  Unbelievable.

It's being implemented terribly given clear penalties aren't being given.
But giving the Liverpool one,

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #259 on: October 19, 2019, 04:41:40 PM »
Speaking of VAR wait until you see the penalty Watford were denied. As stonewall as they come

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #260 on: October 19, 2019, 04:41:52 PM »
I hate football

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #261 on: October 19, 2019, 04:42:01 PM »
VAR is fucking shit. My natural reaction when we score now is not to celebrate, but to quickly rack my brain looking for any tiny reason why it might be overturned.


I did exactly that, scrutinized the replay very closely and satisfied myself there was no way they could find a way to disallow it, paying special attention to Wesley's challenge on the keepr - and yet they still managed it somehow.  Unbelievable.

It's being implemented terribly given clear penalties aren't being given.
But giving the Liverpool one,

Ultimately the ref gave that so they're just looking out for their mates.

Refs not even going to look at the pitchside screen is ridiculous aswell for these 50/50 decisions.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #262 on: October 19, 2019, 04:42:13 PM »
McGinn seems to look knackered every second half. Today is no exception.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #263 on: October 19, 2019, 04:42:30 PM »
Speaking of VAR wait until you see the penalty Watford were denied. As stonewall as they come
MCginn didn't even go to VAR - why???

Offline kippaxvilla2

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #264 on: October 19, 2019, 04:43:22 PM »
Speaking of VAR wait until you see the penalty Watford were denied. As stonewall as they come
MCginn didn't even go to VAR - why???

McGinn isn’t allowed to.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #265 on: October 19, 2019, 04:43:28 PM »
It's been disappointing but we've had about 20 shots, missed a sitter, had a goal disallowed, been denied a penalty and they should be down to 9. It's not like we've done fuck all.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #266 on: October 19, 2019, 04:43:33 PM »
Speaking of VAR wait until you see the penalty Watford were denied. As stonewall as they come
MCginn didn't even go to VAR - why???

It did. Apparently.

Offline Damo70

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #267 on: October 19, 2019, 04:44:26 PM »
Villa and Brighton have each had nineteen attempts on goal so far today.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #268 on: October 19, 2019, 04:44:34 PM »
They all go to VAR, for some reason VAR doesn't seem to want to give blatant penalties.

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Re: Aston Villa vs Brighton Match Thread
« Reply #269 on: October 19, 2019, 04:45:00 PM »
this is bad though.