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Collina defends Oliver’s controversial UCL penalty decision

May 28, 2018

  Real Madrid emerged as UCL champions in Kiev, although the debate on the penalty decision by Michael Oliver that saw Real Madrid eliminate Juventus from the quarter-finals of the competition still rages on. However, UEFA’s chief referring officer Pierluigi Collina has insisted that the English referee made the correct call. The English man awarded […]

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UEFA condemns abuses and threats against Michael Oliver and wife

April 16, 2018

  UEFA has come to the defense of English referee Michael Oliver after the English official received threats for making a penalty call against Juventus in favor of Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League. UEFA has condemned the abuses that the official and his wife have been subjected to after […]

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