Such was the farcical nature of his decisions that at the end of the day, the fans of the team which benefitted from it became so ashamed that, they found it difficult to celebrate and to even talk about it. The world was ready to watch a great match between the Champions of Europe and a big title rival United. The stage was set for an epic display of good football from the two EPL giants who have boosted their teams with top class players. The main actors of the game the attention was supposed to be on, were the players; the likes of Van Persie, who within a space of 12 minutes had proven to the world why he is the best striker; then came an inspirational fighting spirit of the young Chelsea boys whose display of skills, wizardry, talent, intelligence and finesse led by the architects, Mata, Hazard, Oscar and Ramires had pushed United’s back to the wall with all 10 of their outfield players defending for their life. The scene became so beautiful before the end of the first half when Chelsea were pushing for the equalizer with intense pressure, David Luiz edged the home fans to intensify their support. At that point to the first 5 minutes into the second half after Chelsea had secured the equalizer, the game was so opened and the neutrals had braced themselves up for a thrilling end of the match.
he is always at the good end of referees supposed inefficiencies. It might not involve a clear cut corruption or bribery like what happened in Italy but it is something so engrained in the system for so long that it has become an institutionalized norm and this is so difficult to expose. The truth is that this is not the first and it will not be the last; as far as Alex Ferguson continues to be the manager of Manchester United, they are bound to get all the favours from the referees as well as the FA backing.