Football - Curle cries foul

Notts County manager Keith Curle was unhappy with both the goals his side conceded in the 2-1 defeat by Brentford.


Clayton Donaldson headed in the winner for the Bees in the 88th minute after County went to sleep from a corner.

A Tony Craig own-goal had put County ahead after 20 minutes before Adam Forshaw equalised when seemingly well offside before the interval.

Curle said: "We started really brightly and played the way we wanted to play but the offside goal killed us. I thought there was an infringement on Jeff Hughes before that and then the offside decision.

"I've seen it on the video and it is a yard offside. If I'd had the flag I would have put it up. Goals do change games and that was a gift of a goal that wasn't merited and wasn't earned.

"We showed our resilient side in the second half but then we feel we've been mugged off by a short corner where we didn't come alive which is something we are usually very good at."

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