Date: 1st December 2019 at 4:30pm
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and are furious with the controversy that featured in Arsenal’s 2-2 draw against Norwich at on Sunday afternoon.

saved a penalty from in the first half but after a review, the spot-kick had to be retaken due to encroachment in the box by the Norwich defenders.

Aubameyang then scored the second spot-kick, leading to Neville and Lineker taking to soai

“That’s a disgrace,” said Neville via his personal Twitter account during the match on Sunday.

“Gotta love VAR,” Lineker said, followed by a face-palm emoji.

What do we think?

is going to be scrutinised every time it is used and penalty-box encroachment is something that on-field referees have not taken seriously for a very long time.

Before VAR, how many times did we see defenders and attackers getting into the penalty are before a spot-kick was taken? It happens all the time.

Norwich did have in the box before Krul saved the penalty and it was cleared out for a corner. As far as the rules go, it was the correct call by VAR.

However what people hate to see is how closely these rules are followed and the encroachment in the penalty area was marginal.

You can understand the frustrations of such a marginal call but this was a black and white decision and it was correctly re-taken.