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first_imgLuiz had a big grip on Salah’s shirt (Picture: Getty)Owen Hargreaves and Michael Owen were baffled to hear Unai Emery’s take on the penalty decision against David Luiz during Arsenal’s defeat to Liverpool.Emery branded the penalty ‘soft’, saying: ‘If that is considered holding then I don’t think it was enough.’Reacting to Emery’s comments, Owen was confused to hear the Arsenal manager insist it was the wrong decision.‘I listened to him and tried to agree with him, but I don’t,’ Owen said.ADVERTISEMENT Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal: Unai Emery press conferenceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:47FullscreenLiverpool 3-1 Arsenal: Unai Emery press conference is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘I hear what he’s saying, that it probably didn’t affect Salah’s running, but you can clearly see it almost pulls the whole of Mo Salah’s body back.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘The only reason he doesn’t go down is because he’s falling back. It definitely affects him.’Hargreaves was less forgiving in his assessment of Emery’s take, saying: ‘He can’t be serious, if it’s a medium shirt… it’s not a penalty? Emery thought the penalty decision was soft (Picture: Getty)‘That can’t be his argument. I mean, honestly.’Luiz defended himself after the 3-1 defeat at Anfield, revealing even Mohamed Salah didn’t think it was a penalty.‘I think the second goal, the penalty, killed the game,’ he told Sky Sports.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Owen Hargreaves and Michael Owen baffled by Unai Emery branding penalty decision against David Luiz ‘soft’ Luiz says Salah didn’t feel the tug on his shirt (Picture: Reuters)‘Yes [it was instinctive], I think you cannot take this out of the players, it’s just a reflex.‘When I turn I see and I take but I take off the power [of the pull].‘That’s when I spoke with Momo [Salah] and he said, “I didn’t feel you touch me, that’s why I didn’t go down to the floor”.’MORE: Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold reveals what Jurgen Klopp said at half-time to inspire Arsenal victory Metro Sport ReporterSunday 25 Aug 2019 1:06 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link200Sharescenter_img Comment Advertisement Advertisementlast_img

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