- Evil Sarri: ‘English referees are still not ready for VAR
Evil Sarri: ‘English referees are still not ready for VAR
09 January 2019 08:59
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Chelsea-coach Maurizio Sarri has not a good word to say about the way in which Tuesday the decision fell in the League Cup match with Tottenham Hotspur (1-0). According to the Italian, the English arbitration not yet ready for the use of the VAR.
The goal from Tottenham came after a lot of commotion. Harry Kane was in the penalty area undermined by Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga, but arbitrator Michael Olliver noted that the striker just before offside was.
On the advice of the videoscheidsrechter was that decision, however, reversed. The home team was therefore still a penalty, which Kane was used.