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Reading 'should have appealed more'

October 4, 2012
By ESPN staff
Brian McDermott claims an official said his Reading side should have appealed more when Demba Ba equalised against them for Newcastle with what seemed a clear handball.

McDermott's side were leading 2-1 at home with seven minutes to go on Saturday, but the striker's goal denied them their first Premier League win of the season.

And the Royals manager said the fourth official had suggested that a stronger appeal from his players could have seen the goal chalked off.

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