But the VAR decided it was offside
, so Jesus was denied, and even though City went on to win 5-0 it still galled the striker.
Speaking after City's match, Reds legendJamie Carraghertweeted: "VAR gets two very tight offside
decisions spot on.
He laughed and replied: 'It's all paper-talk at the moment' but didn't deny he could be and when Ryan asked him if he would like to walk the famous cobbles, he replied 'most definitely!' Ryan also caught up with Jamie Lomas, who said: "It was an honour to be there supporting and getting behind The Offside
The referee has missed two penalties and I've been told their first goal was offside
by quite a way.
"I'm sure VAR will help referees make less mistakes, but first we have to know the rules and know if it's offside
or not offside
"We have to look for ourselves, first of all, even if they score a goal in a clear offside
"Yes it's a foul, but the linesman's flag should have already gone up for offside
"He then impacts on the defender because he starts in an offside
position and assistant Simon Becker has waited because if Lacazette gets on to the ball, he will flag.
But Mane was flagged offside
- although replays showed he was behind the Brazilian when the original shot was taken.
There was a hint of controversy as replays seemed to suggest Ross Barkley could have been marginally offside
although VAR did not intervene.
But how about the IFAB sorting out the offside
Referee Jon Moss ruled Tottenham's England international had been brought down after the slightest of touches from goalkeeper Loris Karius after being controversially allowed to play on despite being in an offside