Here are some of the best Phil Dowd jokes from Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea as the top referee upset Blues fans on Twitter following several controversial calls.
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Some have suggested that he should have clamped down on the pushing, shoving and wrestling in the box when there’s a corner.
Others mention he possibly could have shown Robin van Persie a second yellow card for removing his shirt as he celebrated the 94th minute equaliser.
More dubious characters commented on the ref’s appearance and apparent lack of breath.
After showing seven yellow cards to José Mourinho’s men and awarding zero penalties, these are the best of the Phil Dowd jokes from Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea:
Phil Dowd's water bottle is filled to the brim with gravy
— Gareth (@thehandofbeadle) October 26, 2014
Phil Dowd is padding around the place sweating like a barman horsing a crate a cider through a disco at 1am in fairness to him. Ricket.
— paul galvin (@pgal10) October 26, 2014
Every time Phil Dowd laughs at one of his own jokes, soldiers lose wages.
— Brenzie (@Brenzie) October 26, 2014
Blatant obstruction from Phil Dowd. http://t.co/lPrIMuutZv
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) October 26, 2014
Manchester United's Phil Dowd the best player of that half. Prevented two penalties…
— TweetChelseaFC (@TweetChelseaFC) October 26, 2014
PHIL DOWD! THE NEW HERO HAS ARRIVED AT OLD TRAFFORD!!
— The True Geordie (@TrueGeordieNUFC) October 26, 2014
Phil Dowd would have even booked the Chelsea mascot today #CFC
— Blue Hatchet Man (@shaunkrish) October 26, 2014
Phil Dowd was United's main man today tho, was at the heart of everything. He even body checked Cesc which was a yellow
— Gurdev Sahota (@Gurdev_AV) October 26, 2014
— Andy (@MouEsque) October 26, 2014
Kolo finishing Phil Dowd for all Chelsea fans out there. http://t.co/crCcnCisSn
— Rashad (@Mourinholic) October 26, 2014
BREAKING: Phil Dowd has just caught up with his breath. #MUFCvsCFC
— NOW TV Sport (@NOWTVSport) October 26, 2014