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25/07/2021

Watch: Do you think Finn Harps' Babatunde Owolabi had a case for a penalty last night?

Ollie Horgan

Finn Harps manager Ollie Horgan remonstrates with referee Robert Harvey during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division last night. Photo by Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

Ollie Horgan wasn't the only one who couldn't fathom why his Finn Harps side didn't get awarded a penalty against St Patrick's Athletic last night at Richmond Park.

With the score 0-0, Babatunde Owolabi pounced on a Paddy Barrett mistake and going to ground under a challenge of Vitezslav Jaros, the St Pat's goalkeeper.

Horgan was yellow carded by referee Rob Harvey following the incident and the Harps players were still bemoaning the decision at half-time, where they trailed 1-0 before ending 4-1 to the Inchicore side. Owolabi took to Twitter this afternoon to voice his opinion on the matter.

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