The professional game refereeing organization (PGMOL) acknowledged a mistake.
Brighton lost 1-2 to Tottenham Hotspur in the 30th round of the English Premier League (EPL) in the 2022-23 season held at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England on the 8th at 11:00 pm (Korean time). Brighton, who failed to score points, failed to advance in the standings.
To play against Tottenham, one of the ‘Big 6’ teams, on the road.바카라사이트 It was a somewhat burdensome match for Brighton. But there was nothing to be afraid of. Brighton this season have been on the rise under manager Roberto De Cervi. The goal was to win against Tottenham enough to continue the undefeated streak in the last 7 official games.
Performance was good. Even though it was an away game, coach De Cervi carried out the prepared tactics without difficulty. Based on the soccer statistics media ‘Whoscored’, the possession rate was 64.8%, and the number of shots reached 17 times. In addition, it was ahead of Tottenham in most attack indicators, such as pass success rate and right of delivery.
But it didn’t bring victory. In the 10th minute of the first half, Son Heung-min gave the lead with a fantastic kick. Lewis Dunk scored an equalizer in the 34th minute of the first half, but in the 34th minute of the second half he gave up a goal to allow Harry Kane to lead once again and the score could not be changed.
It was a rather unfortunate defeat. In this match, Brighton suffered the damage of ‘failure’. In particular, Kaoru Mitoma’s fall in the box in the second half was enough to call for a penalty kick. However, referee Stuart Atwell and the video review (VAR) referee did not declare a penalty kick. The Brighton players protested harshly, but the centrifuge did not change.
Brighton, who accepted an embarrassing defeat due to an uncertain decision. PGMOL later acknowledged the mistake. Global football media ‘Goal.com’ said, “PGMOL admitted that Brighton should have taken a penalty and apologized to them.”