Sunday Oliseh showers praise at female referee Frappart for her UEFA Super Cup performance

Ex super eagles coach Sunday oliseh was highly impressed with female referee Stéphanie Frappart performance in Liverpool victory against Chelsea.

Frappart was as decisive as she was in control of the game.

Doing a great job as Liverpool and Chelsea slugged it out for 120 minutes in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup.

However, the game was not without controversy, as Frappart and VAR – the latter featuring for the first time in the competition.

IMG 20190815 190843 453Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian was off his line before Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham even kicked the ball.

The French match official and her entire team missed a decisive moment in the game which literally handed Liverpool the Super Cup but Oliseh believes they deserve commendation for their performance.

He tweeted:

Bravo!! Extremely impressed with the refereeing yesterday #LIVCHE By first ever female referee, Stephanie Frappart @the #SuperCup Always close to the action,authoritative,precise and just added something positive to this highly contested encounter. Football needs more like her!

Liverpool defeated Chelsea 5-4 on penalties after the sides were tied 2-2 after extra time.

Odiase Osayande

Written by Odiase Osayande

Odiase Osayande is a senior sports writer at Dockaysworld. He is a strong supporter of Liverpool and he's telling the best stories of the beautiful game of football to fans worldwide.


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