I left Rio Tinto Stadium on Monday night thinking it was the worst officiating I'd ever seen at an MLS game. Turns out I wasn't alone.
"I mean, this was the worst refereeing job - definitely this year and probably in history," said ESPN soccer analyst Alexi Lalas. "Absolutely horrible."
The best thing anybody on ESPN could say about the performance of referee Yader Reyes was when Max Bretos said, "He doesn't have a lot of experience and it showed."