Wolves 0-0 Leicester: Wolves miss chance to close gap on top four as they are held to goalless Midlands derby draw against 10-man Leicester after controversial VAR call denies Willy Boly the winner
Willy Boly scored a header in the first half to no complaints from Leicester or referee Mike Dean.
But Michael Oliver sitting in Stockwell Park noticed Diogo Jota’s trailing boot was offside before he sent in the cross.
Conor Coady complains to referee Mike Dean after Wolves’ goal was ruled out by VAR
Willy Boly had headed in but the goal was disallowed for an offside earlier in the move
MATCH FACTS AND LIVE PREMIER LEAGUE TABLE
Wolverhampton Wanderers (3-4-2-1): Rui Patricio; Boly, Coady, Saiss; Doherty, Dendoncker, Neves (Moutinho 81), Otto; Neto (Traore 64), Jota (Podence 78); Jimenez
Subs unused: Gibbs-White, Ruddy, Kilman, Buur
Booked: Dendoncker, Neves
Leicester City (4-1-4-1): Schmeichel; Pereira, Evans, Soyuncu, Chilwell; Choudhury; Perez (Albrighton 68), Tielemans (Praet 75), Maddison, Barnes (Morgan 90+4); Vardy
Subs unused: Justin, , Gray, Ward, Iheanacho
Sent off: Choudhury
Referee: Mike Dean
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Later in the game, Leicester were reduced to 10 men after Hamza Choudhury was sent off for a second yellow card.
In the final minutes, Raul Jimenez headed inches wide from a corner, sealing Wolves’ fate.
Wolves players celebrated the goal before it was ruled out by Michael Oliver on VAR
Hamza Choudhury was sent off for a second yellow card midway through the second half