Next LIVE rugby on TV
to be announced
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 14:30:05 +0000
  • Switch Edition
ESPN SCRUM / Heineken Cup 2013-14 / News
Heineken Cup
Perpignan hit out at referee Greg Garner
ESPN Staff
December 11, 2013
Perpignan's Jean-Pierre Perez tackles Munster's Dave Kilcoyne during Sunday's game © Getty Images

Perpignan have complained to European Rugby Cup Ltd about Greg Garner's refereeing of their heavy loss to Munster on Sunday.

Perpignan were on the wrong end of a 36-8 defeat at Thomond Park but their president Francois Rivière feels one of the main reasons behind their loss was the performance of the referee. He confirmed to L'Independant he has sent a "firm letter of complaint".

"I cannot remain inactive in the face of such injustice," Rivière said. "Between the Guitoune try which was denied, the penalty try and the 14 to four the penalty count against us, it is my duty to do something. It is not acceptable to let this go. "

Perpignan will be without fly-half Camille Lopez for this weekend's return leg as he is out for between six to eight weeks.

© ESPN Sports Media Ltd

Live Sports

Communication error please reload the page.

Sponsored Links
Trade on Demo account $100,000! Get a FREE Pack
12 videos + 5 ebooks + $100000 demo + $2500 bonus!
Google Vs Facebook, 60 sec. knock out!
Make $170 in 60 seconds! Choose a champion, Become a Winner!
Make Huge Income from your Home 
Make real Profits - Sign in for a full training program for free