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Evans Reckons

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!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Monday October 29 2012
Time: 6:00PM

Comments

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"Still not sure" "reservations" Give over Red Boy ffs!
Bluedub
29/10/2012 18:11:00
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"Still not sure" "reservations" Give over Red Boy ffs!
Bluedub
29/10/2012 18:11:00
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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
29/10/2012 18:28:00
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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
29/10/2012 18:28:00
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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
29/10/2012 18:42:00
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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
29/10/2012 18:42:00
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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
29/10/2012 19:42:00
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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
29/10/2012 19:42:00
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@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
29/10/2012 19:55:00
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@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
29/10/2012 19:55:00
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