VIDEO: Was VAR right to dismiss Spurs penalty appeal v Newcastle?

By | 25th August 2019

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Newcastle United pulled off a surprise 1-0 win at Tottenham on Sunday afternoon, but the game wasn’t without controversy.

Spurs put in their worst performance for some time yet will feel aggrieved about a penalty decision that didn’t go their way late in the second half.

Harry Kane appeared to be hauled down by a falling Jamaal Lascelles but referee Mike Dean was having none of it. However, instant replays suggested VAR would overturn the decision.

But no – Dean’s decision stood and Newcastle got away with one. Watch below.

Did VAR make the right call? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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This post written by Steve Jennings originally appeared on TottenhamBlog.com. Read the full post here.

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