Ole Gunnar Solskjaer blasted Tottenham winger Erik Lamela for serving to to get Antony Martial despatched off throughout Manchester United’s capitulation to Tottenham at Outdated Trafford.
United have been down 2-1 when Lamela made contact with Martial whereas ready for a Tottenham nook. Martial responded by slapping Lamela close to the throat and the Argentine initially grabbed his throat earlier than going to the ground.
That prompted referee Anthony Taylor to point out Martial a straight purple card and United fell aside after that, shedding 6-1 to Jose Mourinho’s aspect.
However Solskjaer was livid at Lamela’s position within the incident and stated he’d have criticised him if it was considered one of his gamers who had behaved like that.
“He have to be having an operation on his throat, it is a unhealthy response by Anthony, it is no excuse as a result of the sport’s not misplaced there after which, however we have been within the recreation then,” Solskjaer informed Sky Sports activities.
“If that was considered one of my gamers I would hold him out to dry since you do not go down like that. If Anthony had gone down it might have been going the opposite method. However he should not react like that.
“There are two [red cards] there, properly completed Anthony for not happening to con the ref to ship Lamela off, he places his arm on Anthony’s chest and throat.
“Anthony is aware of he cannot react like this however come on, you may’t go down like that, it is an absolute joke, if that was my son he’d dwell on bread and water for 2 weeks.”
VAR didn’t encourage Taylor to take one other take a look at the incident or take a look at Lamela’s conduct in making contact with Martial in the same error and Solskjaer was visibly livid on the touchline as Martial was ordered off.