Poll Result: Mark Clattenburg Receives Top Marks
Following on from Manchester City's 3-0 home defeat against Arsenal at the weekend we at VMC asked via our front page poll...
How did you rate referee Mark Clattenburg's performance on Sunday?
Here is the result, in descending order:
Five - 49%
Zero - 35%
Four - 6%
Two - 4%
One - 4%
Three - 2%
'Controversy follows referee Mark Clattenburg around because he is such a stickler for the rules, and unfortunately City were the unlucky party this time,' wrote Gary Owen in his MEN column.
'If the letter of the law is so sacred, where was it when William Gallas stuck out a boot at Tom Huddlestone's goalbound shot last week or when Yakubu did the same to Mikel Arteta's shot against Liverpool?'
Read more of Gary's article here.
Our new poll asks readers...
Shay Given playing 90 minutes against Wolves on Saturday are best described as what?
To vote, use the poll question to the right hand side of this article.