Liverpool vs Manchester United ref choice slammed by ex-official
The appointment of Anthony Taylor as the match official for Manchester United's game with Liverpool has been criticised by the former head of professional referees.
The decision to put Taylor in charge of the match between the fierce rivals did not go down well on Merseyside given the referee hails from Altrincham, Greater Manchester.
Former head of Professional Game Match Officials Ltd Keith Hackett thinks such a needless call is unfair on the referee and piles on the pressure both on the individual and his employers for the game, especially when there is an experienced alternative... read more
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