The South American Football Confederation made known through its official website the dialogues that took place in the VAR booth during the controversial plays of the game of Playoffs Come in Uruguay Y Paraguay.
In the video corresponding to the goal disallowed by Jonathan Rodríguez, a clear error of the video referees is evidenced, when sanctioning the forward position of Matías Viña at the moment in which Luis Suárez finishes off, but The context of the play is never taken into account in which the winger does not participate in the action at any time.
In the video itself, the introductory audio indicates that “the fact of being in an advanced position does not constitute an infraction, and in this case, the celestial player does not interfere, does not participate and does not gain advantage of his position and should not be penalized. The assistant performs the procedure of raising the flag once the sky team converts. The VAR, in this case, should have looked for angles and speeds to evaluate both the position and the participation of the player in the offside position in order to determine that there is no infraction. Incorrect arbitration decision ”.
Next, it is allowed to listen to the audio of the video referees’ review, where it is marked that Viña’s forward position is only taken into account when Suárez finishes off, when the full-back did not participate in the action..