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I think a red flag might have been raised when Ajax goalkeeper Mickey van der Hart, on loan to the awesomely-named Go Ahead Eagles, took a big ole’ swing and a miss on a fairly routine dribbler coming his way, from his own teammate nonetheless. I’m not actually on board with the whole conspiracy theory thing, but the circumstances are pretty interesting. The game was tied with just a couple minutes left.
And the Ajax goalkeeper certainly didn’t seem very contrite after it happened. In the Premier League, players can’t play against their parent clubs when on loan. Not so with the Eredivisie, the Dutch version of the Premiereship.
I think that England might have the right idea here.
Take a look at the errant back pass: