Premier League refereeing has been hugely criticised this season, and it’s easy to see why when mistakes like these are continuously made.
West Bromwich Albion were already facing an up hill task at the Etihad, and it was made that much harder when they were reduced to ten men in the opening minutes – Craig Dawson taking down Wilfried Bony as the January signing was through on goal.
The confusion arose however, when the referee dismissed Gareth McAuley instead.
How many glaring and game changing mistakes have to be made before something will be done about the state of the refereeing?
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