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Twitter Was Outraged After Fergus McFadden Was Shown A Bizarre Yellow Card

Twitter Was Outraged After Fergus McFadden Was Shown A Bizarre Yellow Card
By Conor O'Leary

Leinster managed to grind out a narrow one-point victory in atrocious conditions in Cardiff on Saturday, despite having two players sent to the sin bin at various stages.

There was quite a lot of anger and ire directed at the referee throughout the game, especially when Fergus McFadden was given his third yellow card of the season after 23 minutes of the game:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0VSc-bU-Ls

It does appear that McFadden makes contact with Williams' under the shoulder line and makes an attempt to wrap his arms around even if he doesn't quite get them there. Even the commentators changed their tune from "McFadden's in trouble" to "that's a harsh call" very quickly:

Even the Welsh watching though it was the wrong decision:

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As did the neutral fans:

What do you make of the decision?

See Also: It's About Time Hat-Trick Hero Matt Healy Was In The Ireland Squad

Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE

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