Date: 22nd September 2018 at 3:24pm
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Against Watford this afternoon, at Craven Cottage, some might say that Fulham were lucky to have ten men on the pitch for the second half.

In a first-half Watford bossed, Timothy Fosu-Mensah produced a rash challenge on Troy Deeney that saw the young defender go over the top of the ball and catch the Watford striker on the shin.

The referee, Martin Atkinson, chose to issue Fosu-Mensah only a yellow card when, to be honest, it should have been a straight red.

After the game, Fosu-Mensah used social media to apologise for his poor tackle:

Naturally, the posting from Fosu-Mensah has promoted a social media response from the Fulham support:

Hard to disagree with the above, I’m sure it wasn’t intentional, but never-the-less the youngster was lucky.

But, what about the following comment:

Was Fosu-Mensah your man-of the-match?

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