Roda JC will exert permanently a lawsuit against the KNVB because of the elimination in the quarter-finals of the Toto KNVB-cup. The club from Kerkrade will find that in that particular match against Willem II at the beginning of this month, erroneously, a goal is rejected.
It was Roda attacker, Donis Avdijaj eight minutes before time, in a 2-2 position the winning hit seemed to make. On the advice of videoscheidsrechter Jochem Kamphuis was the goal disallowed, because there is a handsbal of Roda-defender Mikhail Rosheuvel in advance.
According to the Limburgers had arbitrator Dennis Higler during the possession of Willem II after the handsbal the videoscheidsrechter need to enable, and not only after Roda the ball terugveroverde and scored.
It was after regular and extra time at 2-2, and then Willem II via penalty shoot-out at the longest end pulled. Roda served directly protest at the KNVB, but got zero sleep.
Roda wants the court to force the last eight minutes are replayed with a 2-3 lead for the People. The club also agree to a financial compensation for the bekeruitschakeling, as confirmed by a spokesman Thursday against NUsport.
The interlocutory proceedings between Roda and the KNVB should Thursday 22 February at 14.00 hours, six days before the semi-finals in the KNVB-cup to be finished. Willem II plays yet against Feyenoord in The Kuip and AZ receive FC Twente.
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