Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 10/9/14

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 1: Clint Dempsey #8 of the United States applauds during a FIFA 2010 World Cup Qualifying match against Trinidad and Tobago on April 1, 2009 at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. The United States defeated Trinidad and Tobago 3-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Sir Alex Ferguson blasted the officials after seeing his team pegged back by Tottenham at White Hart Lane. Manchester United looked to be heading for three Premier League points when Robin van Persie scored before the break but Clint Dempsey found a stoppage-time equaliser to deny Ferguson's men. And the United boss was not only convinced that Wayne Rooney was denied a second-half penalty but also blamed the assistant referee for not giving anything his side's way. "The stand-side linesman never gave us a thing all day," Ferguson told Sky Sports. "For me, it was a poor performance by him. "Why he never saw the penalty kick on Wayne Rooney and some of the other decisions... "We remember him well from the Chelsea game (last season) when (Didier) Drogba was three yards offside and he gave him onside. "I think he had a shocking game today. I'm disappointed in his performance, I really am. I think he had a bad game." But Ferguson did reserve some praise for Spurs as the home team ...
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