The Premier League has defined why Trent Alexander-Arnold was not penalised for handball in Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Man Metropolis on Sunday.
With Man Metropolis on the assault, the ball appeared to have hit the hand of right-back, Alexander-Arnold within the Liverpool space.
The incident led to large protests from Metropolis, significantly Sergio Aguero.
Nonetheless, the Referee waved on and Liverpool broke down the opposite finish, resulting in Fabinho’s opening purpose.
VAR checked the handball choice and agreed with the referee, permitting the Brazilian’s purpose to face.
The Premier League has now launched an announcement over the controversy saying, “The VAR checked the penalty enchantment for handball towards Trent Alexander-Arnold and confirmed the on-field choice that it didn’t meet the issues for a deliberate handball.”