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Arsenal legend Wright demands ban for Man Utd ace Fernandes penalty technique

Ian Wright has called on Premier League chiefs to ban the unorthodox penalty routine used by Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes.

West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Sam Johnstone was able to stop Fernandes at Old Trafford on Saturday, only for the officials to order a retake after he stepped off the line prematurely.

The Portugal international scored the re-take, but Wright believes Fernandes shouldn't be able to put off goalkeeper's with his stunted run-up.

"It is [difficult for goalkeepers]," Arsenal legend Wright said on BBC's Match of the Day

"And then you've got forwards jumping up, doing this, doing that sort of stuff and the goalie can't move his foot off.

"They should stop people jumping and that, they should have to make a full... just run at the ball and hit it. If they can move and the goalies can't, that's not fair."

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