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Aguero is not going to face motion for touching feminine assistant referee

Manchester Metropolis striker Sergio Aguero confronted Sian Massey-Ellis over her resolution to award a throw-in.

Manchester Metropolis striker Sergio Aguero is not going to face punishment for touching a feminine assistant referee in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Arsenal within the English Premier League.

The Argentine star confronted Sian Massey-Ellis after he disputed her resolution to award a throw-in towards his crew, touching her on the neck and shoulder earlier than the official swatted him away.

Gamers may be cautioned for bodily contact with a referee whether it is deemed non-aggressive and may be despatched off whether it is thought of to be aggressive and/or confrontational.

Retrospective fees can solely be introduced towards a participant for touching an official if their actions are adjudged as being aggressive and/or confrontational.

Aguero went unpunished in the course of the match and the referee’s governing physique in England stated the incident was not deemed aggressive or threatening.

Manchester Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola defended Aguero within the post-match information convention.

“Come on, guys. Sergio is the nicest individual I’ve ever met in my life. Search for issues in different conditions, not on this one,” he stated.

Aguero, who’s Metropolis’s all-time document goalscorer and was taking part in his first recreation since June after knee surgical procedure, was criticised by his former team-mate Micah Richards who stated on Sky Sports activities he ought to “know higher”.

The incident additionally brought about a storm on social media, with many criticising the participant’s actions.

Samantha Lewis, a girls’s soccer author, stated Aguero supposed to intimidate Massey-Ellis by the best way he touched her.

Soccer author Liam Twomey slammed Guardiola’s defence of Aguero’s actions.

Tatjana Haenni, director of girls’s soccer on the Swiss Soccer Affiliation and previously at soccer’s world governing physique FIFA, stated Aguero’s gesture merited no less than a yellow card and, whereas most likely not aggressive, it was patronising and despatched the fallacious message to girls seeking to enter the sport.

“It’s precisely why girls generally don’t really feel snug in soccer,” she advised Al Jazeera.

“Perhaps that’s why we don’t have so many ladies in soccer as a result of we’re always advised what to do, and the way this works, and the way that is – and now we have to adapt to that surroundings.”

Haenni stated much more girls wanted to be given roles as referees, coaches and in management positions in soccer’s governing our bodies in order that it turns into considered regular that ladies are within the recreation.

She added {that a} sturdy message on Saturday’s incident can be welcome from the participant.

“If Aguero is such a pleasant man, as Mr Guardiola says, he simply must say ‘I’m sorry, that was silly, I didn’t imply it and I’ll attempt to make it higher, and I’ll respect girls in soccer as effectively, I hope there shall be extra girls within the recreation’.

“That may be a very nice message from him.”

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