Alex McLeish bemoans referee inconsistency after FA Cup defeat

Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish bemoans the way referees "interpret things differently" after his side's 3-2 FA Cup defeat by Arsenal at the Emirates.

McLeish has called on the Football Association to investigate an alleged elbow from Arsenal's Robin van Persie on Villa's Carlos Cuellar as they jumped for a high ball in the 64th minute.

The Villa boss admits his side's lack of experience on the bench was the "key factor" in their defeat, as they failed to deal with a Gunners second half comeback.

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