BBC Match of the Day BAN showing Andre Gomes’ gruesome injury to not upset viewers

first_imgMATCH OF THE DAY have banned showing Andre Gomes’ gruesome leg injury on their show tonight.The Everton midfielder was rushed to hospital with a suspected broken ankle following a challenge by Son.1 Former Barcelona midfielder Gomes required oxygen as he made his way to hospitalCredit: ReutersHe was stretchered off late in the second-half during Everton’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham at Goodison Park.Sky Sport refused to show TV replays of the incident, as to not upset viewers watching at home.And the BBC have decided to join them in not showing the injury, which marred the draw on Sunday night.BBC’s Ian Dennis said: “Understandably you won’t see the Andre Gomes incident on MOTD.”The injury appears to be on impact with his right foot on the ground after the trip by Son and before he collided with Aurier.”Son was left in tears after being sent off for his involvement in Gomes’ injury.Understandably you won’t see the Andre Gomes incident on MOTD tonight but having seen a replay, the injury appears to be on impact with his right foot on the ground after the trip by Son and before he collided with Aurier. #efc #coys— Ian Dennis (@Iandennisbbc) November 3, 2019 MOST READ IN FOOTBALLTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticREF RELEASEDChampions League ref Vincic released by cops after arrest in prostitution raidKEANE DEALEx Man United youth ace David Jones says Roy Keane negotiated a contract for himIt appeared that Portuguese star’s leg got caught in the turf as he landed awkwardly in the 78th minute.A Premier League statement said: “The red card for Son was for endangering the safety of a player.”It happened as a consequence of his initial challenge.”last_img read more