Former Premier League referee Chris Foy was shocked by what Jarrod Bowen did within the 2-0 West Ham defeat in opposition to Arsenal on Sunday.

The English attacker jumped over the problem of Aaron Ramsdale to keep away from doubtlessly breaking a leg.

He wasn’t booked for simulation as Mike Dean figured why he did it and Bowen then shook his fingers after all the incident.

Talking on the Premier League Weekend Roundup, Foy mentioned, “It was ironic he shook Mike Dean’s hand. By no means seen that earlier than.”

Unusual one

It’s unusual to see gamers and referees greeting one another with handshakes throughout video games.

Often, they’re at all times abrasive with the officers as they really feel that selections have gone in opposition to them.

Nevertheless, extra ought to have been completed to the Ramsdale problem because it was a possible leg breaker.

However there was no contact so Dean was inside his rights to not take any additional motion.

That mentioned, it was a devastating outcome for the Hammers simply days earlier than their huge Europa League conflict.

They should get their focus again on the sport in opposition to Eintracht Frankfurt and do all the pieces potential to beat the one-goal deficit.

It’s actually not past them and we’re hoping for a spirited efficiency from David Moyes’ males for that one.

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