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The Right Result Verdict - Wigan v Man City

WIGAN ATHLETIC v MANCHESTER CITY - Richard done

Sunday 28 September 2008

Controversy reigned at the JJB Stadium as Wigan Athletic prevailed against Manchester City via a penalty gained with an overly threatrical fall by Wilson Palacios. However, evidence suggested that there was some contact so the Right Result spotlight is turned to the other end of the pitch. With City 1-2 behind just before the break, centre-back Richard Dunne was tripped in the area by Emile Heskey. Strangely, despite the absence of any other obvious offence, referee Steve Bennett awarded a free-kick to the Latics when it should have been a City penalty.

The Right Result is a 2-2 draw.

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Date:Monday September 29 2008

Time: 3:44PM

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One to chew over me thinks... luckily the points are already on the table for you!
The Fear
This aticle hasn't been posted by anyone here at vital latics. my personal opinion is that Kompany and Richards could have both been sent off for two yellows and therefore we could have won by more. Hypothetical as Kirkland has a good record of saving penalties so there is go guarentee that it would have gone in the net. Can't see the point of this article myself other than to wind people up
baskerville
i think is going to be funny to see mido and zaki playing next week against each other in all case i hope wigan win and zaki score may be mido good luck with out winning for boro .
waleedegy
 

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