Mass confusion as Lee Mason disallows then allows Dunk goal, only for VAR to rule it out

Lee Mason sparked mass confusion during West Brom’s clash with Brighton on Sunday. The Seagulls endured a frustrating first-half at the Hawthorns as they trailed to Kyle Bartley’s 11th-minute goal and then missed the chance to equalise from the penalty spot through Pascal Gross. Lewis Dunk took a quick free-kick to catch Sam Johnstone by […]

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Lee Mason ‘stood down by Premier League’ after Soucek and Bednarek VAR errors

Lee Mason has reportedly been stood down from Premier League action this weekend following a number of errors. Mason, along with Mike Dean, has been at the centre of controversy for two red cards that were subsequently overturned. Getty – Pool Lee Mason will not referee any games this weekend Mason was the VAR official […]

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‘Dean and Mason were a pair of idiots’ says Jordan, who claims VAR isn’t the problem

Premier League referees Mike Dean and Lee Mason have been branded ‘a pair of idiots’ by Simon Jordan after another controversial weekend for officials in the English top-flight. The pair came under fire on Saturday following the decision from on-pitch referee Dean to send Tomas Soucek off for ‘elbowing’ Aleksandar Mitrovic during West Ham’s 0-0 […]

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Southampton request Mike Dean and Lee Mason don’t referee their matches in near future

Southampton have been left frustrated by Mike Dean and Lee Mason so much, they do not want them refereeing their matches. The Saints have been on the receiving end of controversial decisions in back-to-back defeats to Aston Villa and Manchester United. AFP Southampton do not want Mason (pictured) or Dean refereeing their games In Saturday’s […]

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‘I just don’t want to see him more’ – Santo launches scathing attack on ref Mason

Nuno Espirito Santo launched a scathing attack on Lee Mason after his side’s 2-1 defeat at Burnley on Monday night, telling the official that he hopes he never referees Wolves again. Fabio Silva’s first Premier League goal – an 89th-minute penalty – was too little too late for Santo’s men who lacked cutting edge in […]

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