Should this goal have been allowed at #EVEMID?

There's been a controversial goal at Goodison Park.

Middlesbrough went ahead thanks to an own goal from Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg who failed to keep hold of a cross into the box, resulting in the ball going into his own net.

However, the score got Everton fans booing as they were adamant that Boro's Alvaro Negredo had fouled the keeper and forced him to drop the ball as he challenged for it in the air.

It has also sparked a bit of debate on Twitter, with some feeling the goal should not have been given.

But others disagreed and welcomed the fact that referee, Lee Mason, didn't feel the need to protect the goalie.

What do you think?


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