Tuesday 23 October 2012

Dubious Goals Panel rulings (Aug 2012-Oct 2012)

Fourteen goals between 18 August to 7 October are ruled on

Fulham's Kieran Richardson has been awarded his side's second goal against Southampton

The Premier League's Dubious Goals Panel has made a decision on 14 dubious goals that were scored in the Barclays Premier League between 18 August 2012 to 7 October 2012.

The Dubious Goals Committee - drawn from people who have participated as a referee, player or manager at the highest level of the game - have ruled on the following goals:

Fulham's third goal against Norwich City on 18th August 2012 has been confirmed as a Mladen Petric goal.

Swansea City's first goal against West Ham United on 25th August 2012 has been confirmed as an Angel Rangel Zaragoza goal.

Tottenham Hotspur's goal against West Bromwich Albion on 25th August 2012 has been confirmed as a Benoit Assou Ekotto goal.

Arsenal's first goal against Southampton on 15th September 2012 has been confirmed as an own goal (Jos Hooiveld).

Manchester United's third goal against Wigan Athletic on 15th September 2012 has been confirmed as an Alexander Buttner goal.

Everton's third goal against Swansea City on 22nd September 2012 has been confirmed as a Marouane Fellaini goal.

Southampton's third goal against Aston Villa on 22nd September 2012 was in fact a Jason Puncheon goal and therefore has not been credited as an own goal.

Tottenham Hotspur's first goal against Manchester United on 29th September 2012 was in fact an own goal (Jonny Evans) and has therefore not been credited to Jan Vertonghen.

Chelsea's second goal against Arsenal on 29th September 2012 has been confirmed as a Juan Mata goal.

Liverpool's fifth goal against Norwich City on 29th September 2012 was in fact an own goal (Leon Barnett) and has therefore not been credited to Steven Gerrard.

West Ham United's second goal against Queens Park Rangers on 1st October 2012 has been confirmed as a Ricardo Vaz Te goal.

Manchester City's second goal against Sunderland on 6th October 2012 has been confirmed as a James Milner goal.

Fulham's first goal against Southampton on 7th October 2012 has been confirmed as an own goal (Jos Hooiveld).

Fulham's second goal against Southampton on 7th October 2012 has been confirmed as a Kieran Richardson goal.

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Key Points

  • Dubious Goals Panel has ruled on 14 goals
  • Goals between 18 August and 7 October
  • Panel made up of people who have participated at highest level of game