Howard Webb 'gutted' to miss Nigel de Jong red card in 2010...

Howard Webb 'gutted' to miss Nigel de Jong red card in 2010 World Cup final

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Howard Webb 'gutted' to miss Nigel de Jong red card in 2010 World Cup final
Xabi Alonso is caught in the chest by the boot of Nigel de Jong.
Howard Webb has described how he was "gutted beyond belief" to miss the flying kick by Netherlands midfielder Nigel de Jong when he refereed the 2010 World Cup final.
De Jong had crashed a high boot into the chest of Spain's Xabi Alonso midway through the first half, but Webb chose to only produce a yellow card for the then-Manchester City player when he should have shown a red.
"Xabi Alonso headed the ball forward to David Villa but, as he did so, Nigel de Jong crashed into him," Webb wrote in…

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