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5 VAR And Referee Worst Decisions Across Europe Top 5 Leagues After International Break

The reason why fans and players have urged the FIFA to ban the use of the Video Assistant Referee in football is because of its inconsistency in decision making. The Video Assistant Referee main work is to take decisions on Offside, Goal, Foul and Red Card.

The return of club Football after the International break is what the fans have been longing for. The English premier league, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga and the French Ligue1 all return to action with exciting fixtures.

Let's take a look at 5 VAR And Referee Worst decisions across Europe Top 5 Leagues After International Break.

Newcastle United Vs Tottenham Hotspurs

It was an entertaining match between the two teams in the week 8 English premier league match on Sunday. Tottenham Hotspurs bounced back to winning ways after defeating Newcastle United by 3-2.

The Referee's decision to cancel Harry Kane's goal in the 22 minutes of the first half was criticised despite having a clear view of the incident.

The Assistant Referee and the Center Referee cancelled the goal for offside but after the review by the VAR, the goal was giving to Tottenham Hotspurs.

Juventus Vs AS Roma

The Referee's decision to cancel Tammy Abraham's goal and award a penalty might be tagged the worst decision in this season Italian Serie A campaign.

AS Roma player was clearly brought down in the box but Tammy Abraham capitalized on the opportunity to score the goal only for the Referee to cancel it and give his team a penalty.

The Video Assistant Referee should have reviewed the incident and give AS Roma the well deserved goal but the system failed to review the goal.

Lazio Vs Inter Milan

Lazio player Luiz Felipe was sent off after the 90 minutes of football for a friendly gesture on his friend and former team mate Correa.

Lazio defeated Inter Milan by 3-1 but the Referee's decision to give Luiz Felipe a Red card have been heavily criticised. The Lazio player was only playing with his former team mate and friend but it turns out to be a Red Card for him.

The Video Assistant Referee could not review the incident because it's not part of their job.

Watford Vs Liverpool

Liverpool bounced back to winning ways against Watford after the defeating the newly promoted team by 5-0. It was a brilliant performance from Jurgen Klopp's team who bounced back to winning way after playing a 2-2 draw in their last match against City.

The Video Assistant Referee should have cancelled Firmino's goal for offside after a clear view showed that the Brazilian International was in an offside position before receiving the pass from Milner.

The Referee and the VAR decision to award Liverpool the goal generated several reactions because the goal scorer was clearly offside.

Paris Saint Germain Vs Angers

The Video Assistant Referee's decision to award a penalty to Paris Saint Germain towards the last minute of the match can be tagged the worst decision in French Ligue1 this season.

Paris Saint Germain scored the winning goal from the penalty spot after the VAR 's controversial review shows that it was a handball.

The Referee refused to award a penalty for Paris Saint Germain but after the VAR review, he changed his mind and Kylian Mbappe converted the spot kick to give his team the victory.

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