Wednesday, 8 August 2012
Epic battle between neighbors after Canada/US Women's soccer semifinals
Emotions ran high after the game and the Canadian women told the Norwegian referree, Christiana Pedersen, that she must be wearing a USA uniform, when considering made some of the calls made during the game.
One of the most controversial calls was a time delay call against Canada's keeper, which resulted in a free kick just outside the box. The subsequent Rapinoe free kick resulted in a handball and a penalty kick, which easily sank in the net. One of the allegations was that one of the US players had counted the seconds out loud, influencing the referee. Full story @allvoices.com