Bellingham criticizes referee after Dortmund’s defeat to Bayern Munich
Borussia Dortmund star Jude Bellingham aimed a furious attack on referee Felix Zwayer following his side’s 3-2 defeat against Bayern Munich, accusing the match official of being involved in a past match-fixing scandal.
were beaten 3-2 at the Signal Iduna Park after
's equalizer canceled outJulian Brandt
then made it 2-1 shortly before half-time beforeHaaland
responded with a spectacular finish.
However, Dortmund fell to defeat afterMats Hummels
' adjudged handball meant the away side were awarded a penalty, which Lewandowski dispatched to giveBayern Munich
The penalty looked controversial and Dortmund strongly disagreed, with manager
sent off as a result of his protests and after the game, youngsterBellingham
couldn't hide his frustrations.
"For me it wasn't [a penalty],"
claimed after the final whistle
"[Mats] Hummels isn't even looking at the ball, he's fighting to get it and it just sort of hits him, it hits him and I don't even think he's looking at the ball.
"You can look at a lot of the decisions in the game, you give a referee that has match-fixed before the biggest game in Germany, what do you expect?"
, who brought the game back to 2-2 shortly after half-time prior to Lewandowski's winner, was equally outraged by the performance of the match official.
"I think it was a scandal when it comes to the refereeing," t
he Norwegian fired, while also expressing his anger at seeing a penalty appeal forMarco Reus
"He was arrogant, and I will say no more."
DISCLAIMER! Sportmob does not claim ownership of any of the pictures posted on this website. Again, we do not host pictures or videos ourselves. Our authors merely link to the rightful owner. Lastly, Sportmob have carefully considered and reviewed all of its content. Despite that, it is possible that some information might be out-dated or incomplete.