Liverpool: Roberto Firmino’s Celebration Against Crystal Palace Could Have *Technically* Resulted In Goal Being Disallowed

Chris Wright

1st, November 2016

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Not that we wish to be killjoys about the whole thing, but it has emerged that Roberto Firmino’s goal against Crystal Palace on Saturday evening could have been disallowed on a technicality.

Firmino capitalised on some defensive dawdling to dink a subtle finish over Steve Mandanda and thus flesh out a 4-2 win for the Reds at Selhurst Park.

The Brazilian then celebrated by whipping off his shirt, though he made the mistake of actually doing so before the ball had crossed the line…

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According to the Liverpool Echo , Firmino’s premature shirt twirl meant that, assuming the

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  1. Zachary says:

    Plus my fantasy teams bottom line suffered due to his shirt-off antics. Unacceptable lad, just unacceptable!

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