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Arsenal’s David Luiz offers damning one-word assessment of red card at Wolves

David Luiz has hit out referee Craig Pawson’s resolution to ship him off in Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat at Wolves.

With the Gunners main 1-0 by way of a Nicolas Pepe purpose, Luiz was dismissed on the stroke of half-time after a tangle with Willian Jose within the penalty space, with the brand new Wolves ahead wanting primed to attain.

Ruben Neves subsequently netted from the penalty spot, with Joao Moutinho then firing a superb winner for Wolves within the second interval.

Luiz made his displeasure clear on his Instagram Story after the match, merely utilizing the phrase “Unbelievable” as he mirrored on a defeat that noticed the Gunners miss the possibility to go sixth within the Premier League.

Arsenal additionally noticed Bernd Leno despatched off within the second half after he dealt with the ball outdoors of the realm, and Gunners boss Mikel Arteta was left fuming with officers.

On Luiz’s red card he mentioned: “It was a giant resolution that modified the sport and if they will justify that they acquired it proper then I’ll maintain up my arms and apologise,” mentioned the furious Gunners boss.



David Luiz was left furious with the choice to ship him off

“But I’ve seen the replay 10 times now and I’m sitting here and I still can’t see any contact.

“I would like to see if VAR have got a different angle and have seen something I can’t see. I’m watching it expecting to see something but I can’t.

“Of course it changed the game. We’ve had to play half the game without David. We dominated the first half and could have been three or four goals up.

“But it’s the way we lost that really hurts. It’s painful. It’s hard enough to win games in the Premier League without that happening.”

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