We’re delighted to welcome former Premier League referee Keith Hackett as our unique West Ham United columnist. Every week he’ll be giving his views on the most important speaking factors on the London Stadium...
Ultimately, Riyad Mahrez missed the penalty which noticed the Hammers choose up an important level of their hopes for Europa League soccer.
Chatting with West Ham Zone about this incident, Hackett mentioned, “That’s a nailed on penalty. Take a look at the good place of Anthony Taylor.
“With VAR we’re operating the chance of growing lazy referees.
“A person going to the World Cup, ought to have given the penalty. There’s no have to go to the monitor.
“We received the best determination due to the VAR, however prime class referees must be making these selections with out going to the screens.”
The Hammers are set to tackle Brighton of their final league recreation of the season with hopes of ending sixth nonetheless very a lot alive.
Nevertheless, they’ll want Crystal Palace to do them a favour when the tackle Manchester United, who presently occupy the Europa League spot.
In different West Ham information, a soccer finance knowledgeable has made a mammoth £200m Hammers declare amid latest hypothesis.