Controversy trails Sunshine Stars’ disallowed goal, in home loss against Enugu Rangers

Football lovers, analysts and followers have continued to discuss the rule guiding the round leather game following a goal disallowed by the center referee in Sunshine Stars home loss to Enugu Rangers.

The referee Haruna Shuaibu had disallowed Sunshine Stars goal from a penalty rebound in the 2-1 home loss a call many believed was wrong.

While some argued that a retake ought to have been ordered if the referee spotted an encroachment.

Others believe the goal ought to have been recorded because players of both teams encroached.

A soccer analyst, Tokunbo Ajayi who spoke with newsmen shortly after the game said it is time for the elite league to be back on TV to put an end to controversies.

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