A variety of incidents could be highlighted to question his application of the laws of the game such as a first half booking for simulation of Odsonne Edouard while Josh Ginnelly went unpunished for a similar incident early in the second half.
— SomeWordsToJumpAtMe (@somewordstojump) August 15, 2021
The first half stats above are from the BBC, assuming 10 minutes of the ball not being in play Celtic had possession for 28.7 minutes. With just three free-kicks awarded against Hearts Robbie Neilson’s side committed a foul every 9.56 minutes.
In contrast with the Jambos in possession for just 6.3 minutes they were fouled every 1.26 minutes.