Simon Hooper, Michael Salisbury and Richard West is not going to handle matches within the subsequent spherical of the English Premier League after not awarding a penalty kick to Wolverhampton Wanderers throughout their defeat by Manchester United on Monday.
Wolverhampton was livid at not awarding a penalty kick to the workforce throughout its 1-0 loss at Manchester United when United goalkeeper Andre Onana collided with Sasha Kalajdzic when he tried to clear the ball along with his fist, however he didn’t contact it, and the Wolverhampton striker fell to the bottom.
Referee Simon Hooper refused to award a penalty kick, and with solely the intervention of the video assistant referee in apparent errors, he couldn’t assessment the sport.
Hooper was a referee, whereas Salisbury and West have been assigned the duties of the video assistant referee.
Wolverhampton coach Gary O’Neill mentioned the failure of the referees to award his workforce a penalty kick had highlighted a grey space over how you can use the VAR method, and head referee John Moss had apologized to him for the error.
O’Neill advised reporters: Jon Moss mentioned it was an outrageous penalty and it ought to have been awarded – honest play from him, he apologised. However that respect from me to John as a result of he mentioned it was plain and blatant improper – he could not consider the referee did not award it and he could not consider the VAR did not intervene.”
Salisbury was additionally excluded from managing matches final April after Brighton & Hove Albion have been denied a penalty kick in a 2-1 defeat by Tottenham Hotspur.