‘Absolute shame’ – Tottenham star Danny Rose in scathing assault on VAR after chaotic FA Cup conflict


Danny Rose was scathing about VAR following an evening of chaos at Wembley.

Tottenham’s FA Cup victory over Rochdale on Wednesday was overshadowed by the fixed use of the video assistant referee.

The hosts had two targets disallowed, have been denied one penalty and awarded one other all within the first half, delaying the motion and leaving followers contained in the stadium in a state of confusion.

Mauricio Pochettino expressed fears the newly-introduced technology will “kill the emotion” of the game and Rose was raging concerning the system when he spoke to talkSPORT’s Ian Abrahams within the quick aftermath of his aspect’s 6-1 victory.

“We got the job done under the shambolic circumstances throughout the game,” he stated.

“It’s an absolute shame ready round for I do not know what number of minutes to get a choice. It’s minus 4 outdoors. It’s simply laughable.

“To be stood round for a minute or two minutes for a choice whereas the football sport is occurring, I simply do not get it. It simply ruined it just a little bit.”