Video: Man United’s Harry Maguire escapes punishment for shock kick on Chelsea’s Michy Batshuayi

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Manchester United defender Harry Maguire has likely produced one of the most controversial moments of this evening’s Premier League clash with Chelsea – in just the 20th minute.

The England international centre-back quite literally appeared to kick out after a battle for the ball with Chelsea forward Michy Batshuayi.

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Maguire appeared to kick Batshuayi directly in his private areas – with his studs up. The United defender escaped punishment after the referee consulted VAR.

Should the centre-back have been sent off after this incident?

Take a look at the incident below:

Pictures from NBC Sports Soccer

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