Bruce tempers Attwell critcism after 'crazy' goal

September 25, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Sunderland manager Steve Bruce refused to tear into Stuart Attwell after the referee awarded Liverpool a "crazy" goal in the 2-2 draw with Sunderland.

Bruce didn't hide his feelings about the 27-year-old official but said he wasn't going to reveal his true frustrations in order to avoid a fine from the Football Association.

Attwell, who awarded the infamous "ghost goal'' in the Championship match between Watford and Reading two years ago, allowed Dirk Kuyt's opening strike to ...

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