Manchester United fans angry with inconsistent referees

by Sam Peoples

For all the frustrations and indecisions, there is only one main thing football fans want to see from referees – consistency.

Unfortunately, it is seemingly the hardest thing to get.

Earlier this season, Joe Hart went head to head with Michael Oliver. He turned a blind eye.

In an incident which came after, Angel di Maria was sent off after pulling on Oliver’s shirt.

Tonight, Vincent Kompany put his hands on Oliver. He turned a blind eye.

Where’s the consistency in those decisions? There isn’t any at all and the FA really needs to take a look into it.

On far too many occasions this season, poor refereeing decisions have dominated the headlines after a match. That won’t be the case from tonight’s game between Crystal Palace and City but there simply needs to be more consistency.

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