This Juan Mata goal vs Spurs ( VIDEO BELOW) gave Chelsea a 2-0 lead in their FA Cup semifinal against the Lilywhites after Didier Drogba’s wonderful individual goal had put them ahead. Mata’s goal against Tottenham was controversial because Spurs players felt the ball had not crossed the goal line.
Mata goal vs Tottenham FA Cup 2012- 15/4/2012
Chelsea 2-0 Spurs ( Mata goal vs Spurs 49′)
Television replays showed that the ball hadn’t crossed the line, adding to the controversy regarding referee Martin Atkinson to award the goal. Spurs players were also incensed regarding John Terry’s challenge prior to the goal as he took out the defender. Chelsea beat Spurs 5-1 in the game and progressed to a final meeting with Liverpool.
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