Chelsea 2-1 Wigan

Linesman pays price for Latics blunders

April 9, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
The assistant referee who failed to spot two controversial offside goals as Chelsea beat relegation-threatened Wigan 2-1 at Stamford Bridge has been stood down from his next scheduled Premier League fixture.

Linesman Dave Bryan was set to officiate in Blackburn's clash with Liverpool at Ewood Park on Tuesday but has been removed from duty following a ruling from the Professional Game Match Officials Board.

Bryan, and match referee Mike Jones, allowed goals from Chelsea duo Branislav ...

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