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Evans Reckons

Stood in front of the Sky Sports inquisitors, straight after the victory over Chelsea, at Stamford Bridge, did Jonny Evans have one of those famous - I got away with it moments?

Asked about the challenge that saw Fernando Torres tumble to the deck and receive his second yellow card of the back, thereby seeing red, Evans responded,

"At the time I didn`t feel I made any contact but I`ve seen it again and I made a bit of contact - but not enough to bring him down."

"I think he probably realized he wasn`t going to get the ball and went down."

"So I think the referee has made the right decision to send him off."


I`m still not sure myself, if it had of been the other way around I`d have had reservations about the decision!




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Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday October 29 2012

Time: 6:00PM

Your Comments

"Still not sure" "reservations" Give over Red Boy ffs!
Bluedub
"Still not sure" "reservations" Give over Red Boy ffs!
Bluedub
Can't believe how much of an uproar there is about this. Torres should've been sent off much earlier in the game, ultimately justice was done with regards to him. He he actually been sent off when he was supposed to Chelsea might not have mounted a comeback at all.
TheFamousNo7
Can't believe how much of an uproar there is about this. Torres should've been sent off much earlier in the game, ultimately justice was done with regards to him. He he actually been sent off when he was supposed to Chelsea might not have mounted a comeback at all.
TheFamousNo7
There is an argument there I guess to say Torres could've received red for the dangerous challenge but in my opinion that would've been a harsh sending off.
Bluedub
There is an argument there I guess to say Torres could've received red for the dangerous challenge but in my opinion that would've been a harsh sending off.
Bluedub
Sorry mate chest height challenge its a no brainer, red and see ya later. It's dangerous and reckless and could've been a lot worse than it was, Torres was lucky Cleverley was an honest player and didn't play act.
TheFamousNo7
Sorry mate chest height challenge its a no brainer, red and see ya later. It's dangerous and reckless and could've been a lot worse than it was, Torres was lucky Cleverley was an honest player and didn't play act.
TheFamousNo7
@thefamousNo7,what did johnny evans get when he dangerously stamped drogba in the chest 2 seasons ago at the bridge??...torres sendin off was unfair,even evans admitted there was contact,if that is not enough then i wonder what needs to be done,a gun shot??? or a machette cut???
Ken4CFC
@thefamousNo7,what did johnny evans get when he dangerously stamped drogba in the chest 2 seasons ago at the bridge??...torres sendin off was unfair,even evans admitted there was contact,if that is not enough then i wonder what needs to be done,a gun shot??? or a machette cut???
Ken4CFC
@ken4cfc - remember your cheating Russian winning a pen in this game? :http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGbKdTBVwpQ
niteworlok
@ken4cfc - remember your cheating Russian winning a pen in this game? :http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGbKdTBVwpQ
niteworlok
To be honest ken I was going to draw parallels between the two incidents and say how evans was lucky to get away with it but just thought it would be in vain as some of your fans wouldn't see it.
TheFamousNo7
To be honest ken I was going to draw parallels between the two incidents and say how evans was lucky to get away with it but just thought it would be in vain as some of your fans wouldn't see it.
TheFamousNo7
@niteworlok,remember your cheating players penalties in games?remember your cheatin britts(young-QPR and astonvila games)(welbeck-chelsea and wigan games) to mention a few...@ThefamousNo7,i copy that;you should also check out de jong's high foot stamp on alonso's chest in 2010 world cup final
Ken4CFC
@niteworlok,remember your cheating players penalties in games?remember your cheatin britts(young-QPR and astonvila games)(welbeck-chelsea and wigan games) to mention a few...@ThefamousNo7,i copy that;you should also check out de jong's high foot stamp on alonso's chest in 2010 world cup final
Ken4CFC
@niteworlok,remember your cheating players penalties in games?remember your cheatin britts(young-QPR and astonvila games)(welbeck-chelsea and wigan games) to mention a few...@ThefamousNo7,i copy that;you should also check out de jong's high foot stamp on alonso's chest in 2010 world cup final
Ken4CFC
@niteworlok,remember your cheating players penalties in games?remember your cheatin britts(young-QPR and astonvila games)(welbeck-chelsea and wigan games) to mention a few...@ThefamousNo7,i copy that;you should also check out de jong's high foot stamp on alonso's chest in 2010 world cup final
Ken4CFC
@ken4cfc - point taken - but still you all teams have divers - we have young, you used to have Didier and now have Nando, and Liverfool have Suarez, Arsenal I am sure have one as do all the other teams - my point is don't just point the finger at my team and forget your own - makes you a hypocrite if you do and that is how you are coming across right now
niteworlok
@ken4cfc - point taken - but still you all teams have divers - we have young, you used to have Didier and now have Nando, and Liverfool have Suarez, Arsenal I am sure have one as do all the other teams - my point is don't just point the finger at my team and forget your own - makes you a hypocrite if you do and that is how you are coming across right now
niteworlok
Niteworlok,there is no denyin that teams do not get decisions too but it becomes worrisome when a particular team keep gettin the lionshare of such decisions expecially when they play crap
Ken4CFC
Niteworlok,there is no denyin that teams do not get decisions too but it becomes worrisome when a particular team keep gettin the lionshare of such decisions expecially when they play crap
Ken4CFC
So you beating Wigan by 2 offside goals means that you don't get decisions for you? What if Wigan are relegated due to that? The only 2 teams in this country who could afford to pay the FA a stipend to fix games are City and Chelsea - and I can't see City stopping that low - so it must be Chelsea......... See - how do you like accusations thrown at your club??????
niteworlok
So you beating Wigan by 2 offside goals means that you don't get decisions for you? What if Wigan are relegated due to that? The only 2 teams in this country who could afford to pay the FA a stipend to fix games are City and Chelsea - and I can't see City stopping that low - so it must be Chelsea......... See - how do you like accusations thrown at your club??????
niteworlok
Same Johnny Evans that "hasn't conceded" a foul yet this season? What a charmed life your players seem to lead - just like Rooney last season didn't pick up a single booking until the last game. Just another one of those bizarre coincidences that seem to mysteriously occur at your club!
http://www.skysports.com/opinion/story/0,25212,12038_8212923,00.html
fifthcolumnblue
Same Johnny Evans that "hasn't conceded" a foul yet this season? What a charmed life your players seem to lead - just like Rooney last season didn't pick up a single booking until the last game. Just another one of those bizarre coincidences that seem to mysteriously occur at your club!
http://www.skysports.com/opinion/story/0,25212,12038_8212923,00.html
fifthcolumnblue
You sound very pathetic,just how wonderful clattenburg performed on sunday,i guez he did a gr8 job due to a gr8 pay package from sir old red nose;comon mate tell me how you lots paid him(its between you and i,no one would hear it..lol)
Ken4CFC
You sound very pathetic,just how wonderful clattenburg performed on sunday,i guez he did a gr8 job due to a gr8 pay package from sir old red nose;comon mate tell me how you lots paid him(its between you and i,no one would hear it..lol)
Ken4CFC
You sound very pathetic,just how wonderful clattenburg performed on sunday,i guez he did a gr8 job due to a gr8 pay package from sir old red nose;comon mate tell me how you lots paid him(its between you and i,no one would hear it..lol)
Ken4CFC
You sound very pathetic,just how wonderful clattenburg performed on sunday,i guez he did a gr8 job due to a gr8 pay package from sir old red nose;comon mate tell me how you lots paid him(its between you and i,no one would hear it..lol)
Ken4CFC
Is sound pathetic??? How the hell can you say that you chavvy little n0brash - like I said - Roman and the Sheik are the only ones with enough money to pay the refs - I reckon Roman tbh - ruthless Russian businessman - told ya do one off our pages and crawl out of the ***** coming from your keyboard
niteworlok
Is sound pathetic??? How the hell can you say that you chavvy little n0brash - like I said - Roman and the Sheik are the only ones with enough money to pay the refs - I reckon Roman tbh - ruthless Russian businessman - told ya do one off our pages and crawl out of the ***** coming from your keyboard
niteworlok
Two offside goals by Smalling and Nani vs Chelsea at old toilet last season. The injustices never stop.
foreign_viewer
Two offside goals by Smalling and Nani vs Chelsea at old toilet last season. The injustices never stop.
foreign_viewer
 

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