I’ll make something perfectly clear here – I don’t like Jon Moss.

He is an embarrassment of a referee.

Unfit, overweight and unable to make even basic decisions, he is a liability no matter what game he is in charge off. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not saying he hates Arsenal.

I do, however, think he hates football.

That can be the only reason he continues despite being completely inept.

Against Swansea, he let a number of clear fouls by Swansea go, notably on Theo Walcott. Fingers in eyes weren’t even given as a free-kick yet Granit Xhaka, whom we all expected to see yellow, was given a straight red.

What was he thinking?

The foul is late, there is absolutely no denying that.

But it wasn’t high.

It wasn’t dangerous.

And it didn’t deny a clear goal scoring opportunity.

The only thing I can think is that Moss saw it as a clear kick on the player, but it wasn’t.

It was a trip.

It was the type of foul we see every week, and we see it punished with a yellow.

It’s the type of foul we have often complained about, as Arsenal fans, that our players do not indulge in more, as our opponents do against us.

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Take the hit, take the yellow, move on.

I’ve been a football supporter for 38 years and I’ve seen many strange decisions, and this is one of them. I had zero expectation that anything other than a yellow would follow Xhaka’s foul.

I can’t understand people, especially Arsenal fans who argue this is a red.

After the match, Arsene Wenger said it was a ‘dark yellow’ challenge, but I don’t know. For me, it was a yellow.

Plain and simple.

To add even more ridiculousness to a stupid situation, Xhaka will now serve a three-match ban.

That’s the same number Shawcross sat out when he broke Aaron Ramsey’s leg.