Date: 28th October 2010 at 8:34pm
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David Foster of Tyne & Wear is in charge of Saturday’s Championship fixture between Sheffield United and Coventry City in which the home side hope that the official gives them the decision should they have a penalty claim.

Blades boss Gary Speed has raised the issue of penalty kicks (not) given to his side, who have not been awarded a spot-kick since January.

He told the Sheffield Star: ‘We don’t get them (penalties). We’ve not had one at home for about 15 months. I don’t know why.

‘Don’t tell me that it’s because we don’t get the ball into the box because I’ve got a pile of incidents on DVD back in the office showing me that we do.

‘It’s remarkable how we never seem to get them. It really is.’