Tottenham 6 - Rochdale 1: VAR controversy dominates snow-covered replay at Wembley

Tottenham 6 - Rochdale 1: VAR controversy dominates snow-covered replay at Wembley
 

An unlikely and long overdue second-half hat-trick from Fernando Llorente finally put paid to Rochdale’s plucky underdog resistance - the never say die attitude of the lower league teams which makes this the greatest knockout competition in the world still.
But against a snowy backdrop worthy of a Harry Potter film, the magic had been killed long, long before. Sadly, it is the guardians of the competition themselves who must hold their hands up for being responsible.
24,627 hardy souls made their way to a quarter-empty Wembley for the game - a venue fit for finals, not fifth round replays... read more

 
28 February 2018 in Sport, Views: 26
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