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Spurs manager Harry Redknapp hits out at referee's 'scandalous’ decision at Old Trafford

Harry Redknapp last night castigated referee Mark Clattenburg for the “scandalous” decision to allow Nani’s controversial late goal in Tottenham’s 2-0 defeat at Manchester United.

Visibly furious, Redknapp accused Clattenburg of failing to spot an intentional handball by Nani, who had appealed for a penalty when he went to ground under pressure from Younes Kaboul, making contact with the ball in the process.

The incident prompted Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes to take a free-kick in error, gifting the ball to the lurking Portuguese, who pounced for United’s second, decisive strike.

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crazyturkey2189d ago

Well, that second goal was indeed really bizarre and both Gomez and the refs made a big mess out of it. Now, the end result stayed the same since at the time Man. United were winning 1-0 and Tottenham never scored so it didn't impact the result of the game IMO.

karim2188d ago

Not Scandalous just stupid