Kamara accuses VAR of cheating to deny Liverpool goal in win over Aston Villa

first_img 1 Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino was flagged offside before putting the ball in the net against Aston Villa and the decision was confirmed by VARThe red line signifies Firmino and was aligned to his armpit, which was marginally ahead of the last Villa defender#AVLLIV pic.twitter.com/a2OnNWnz2E— Premier League (@premierleague) November 2, 2019Liverpool were able to come from behind to beat Villa thanks to late goals from Andy Robertson and Mane.However, Sky Sports pundit Kamara was still unhappy with VAR’s decision to rule out Firmino’s goal.He told Goals on Sunday: “I’m not happy with it, I’ll be 100 per cent honest with you.“In my opinion this is made up, this has been made up by somebody at Stockley Park who’s decided they don’t want this to be a goal, and that is my opinion, and that is my honest opinion. update Roberto Firmino’s goal was ruled out by VAR for offside appointed Liverpool transfer news live: Mbappe latest, Lille star wants to join Reds in future Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ rookie error targets Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti on target Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS center_img statement Chris Kamara believes VAR cheated to deny Roberto Firmino a goal in Liverpool’s 2-1 win over Aston Villa on Saturday.Firmino thought he had cancelled out Trezeguet’s shock opener after turning home a Sadio Mane cross in the 28th minute. stalemate Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Getty Images – Getty However, the goal was disallowed by VAR, who adjudged the Brazilian’s armpit to be offside.A statement from the Premier League explained: “Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino was flagged offside before putting the ball in the net against Aston Villa and the decision was confirmed by VAR.“The red line signifies Firmino and was aligned to his armpit, which was marginally ahead of the last Villa defender #AVLLIV.” latest Pep Guardiola gives Man City injury update and talks Christmas schedule PEP TALK Chelsea fan arrested for allegedly racially abusing Heung-min Son LATEST Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ “From the naked eye you don’t need that calibration of dots or whatever to tell you, look at Tyrone Mings’ knee, Firmino is onside, right.“So you look at the yellow line and there’s a black line there as well. So they’ve done that there – that tells you that he was onside.“So they change it round now to make it that Firmino is the black line and Tyrone Mings is the yellow line, as you can see now.”last_img read more