Boca was eliminated from the Copa Libertadores and the controversy was once again present. Al Xeneize had a very controversial goal annulled for offside and the VAR received a lot of criticism for what happened.
A few hours after the meeting, Conmebol decided to broadcast the audio of the VAR room and they explained the decision they made. The offside was by Diego González and it was a millimeter play.
Boca player’s knee was one step ahead and that is why they made the decision to annul the goal. As it was an interpretive play (since he did not touch the ball), they decided to call the referee to review the play and draw his own conclusions.
After ruling out a possible foul by Marcelo Weigandt, hes referees focused on possible offside and that’s when they decided to charge an offside to the Pulpo (the same player who had a goal disallowed in the first leg).
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“Interfere with the goalkeeper. He goes in search of the ball. He cannot make the gesture that he must do for the dispute of the ball. Number 23 is offside. Julio, I resume with offside ”, were the words of Esteban Ostojich. A controversy that will give a lot to talk about!