Brighton beat Aston Villa by advantage of some weird late VAR drama at Villa Park on Saturday.
The Seagulls led 2-1 and appeared to have conceded a penalty in harm time, just for referee Michael Oliver to finish up overruling his authentic determination.
The match started with Villa struggling an early set again as Ross Barkley went off with what appeared like a hamstring harm after solely 5 minutes.
Issues received worse for the hosts after they fell behind shortly afterwards.
The aim was towards the run of play after 12 minutes as Danny Welbeck was performed in by Adam Lallana and rounded off a powerful run with a beautiful lofted end.
Villa responded nicely to falling behind however they had been unable to make a breakthrough earlier than half time. Welbeck’s aim separated the perimeters on the break as Brighton lead 1-Zero at Villa Park.
The hosts equalised proper initially of the second interval.
Traore put a superb ball into the field from a free-kick and Ezri Konsa, timing his run to perfection, slid in to show it house with an outstretched foot.
Brighton had been quickly again in entrance, although.
Pascal Gross switched play to the left flank, selecting out March with a raking go. March then curled a wonderful shot past Martinez and into the far nook of the online.
Brighton had been comfortably defending their lead, however it all threatened to go flawed within the closing levels.
Tariq Lamptey was despatched off in harm time for 2 bookable challenges on John McGinn after which Jack Grealish.
Lamptey had not even taken his seat on the bench earlier than Villa had been then awarded a penalty after March was adjudged to have introduced down Trezeguet.
Nonetheless, referee Michael Oliver reversed his determination after consulting VAR and viewing it once more on the monitor.
BT co-commentator Martin Keown was baffled and reacted by saying: “It needs to be a penalty.
“That’s unbelievable, I’m dumbfounded by that. He will get the ball, however the observe via takes out his opponent.
“Anyplace else on the pitch and that’s a free kick certainly.”
The sport completed 2-1 to Brighton.