4 SPANIARDS IN CHAMPIONS
UEFA trusts Spanish referees after El Clásico
Published:27/10/2020 - 10:11h
Updated:27/10/2020 - 14:03h
In spite of the referee's scandal of the past Saturday, in the Classical, the UEFA will follow having Spanish referees, in the room VOR, for the parties of Champions League
The repercussion of a party like the Classical is maximum and, therefore, the one of the referee's scandal that took place, also is it. The Spanish arbitration does not go through his best moment, as it has been strongly questioned in the first days of LaLiga Santander, and more, especially, by the action between Lenglet and Bouquets, in which Martínez Munuera would concede penalti to the merengues.
What more calls the attention of that controversy played is that, the referee, observing the played from a favourable position, does not interpret illegal action in a first moment and finish conceding the maximum penalty after reviewing the played with the VAR, that did not have to go in in a decision of interpretation. Nevertheless, the UEFA, has decided to have Martínez Munuera and Sánchez Martínez, to commission of the VAR in two parties of Champions.
Already it does some years that the Spanish referees are of the most sued by the UEFA for the European meetings, so much of Champions as of Europe League. In the first day of the maximum competition, exerted of judges on the lawn Mateu Lahoz and Gil Manzano and from the VAR, Martínez Munuera and Hernández Hernández.
For this second day of the Champions, the maximum European institution of the football has decided to increase the account of referees of LaLiga Santander, in the Room VOR, until four and delete the presence of Spanish referees on the green. Of the Big Hill and Sánchez Martínez will join to the two trencillas that already commissioned of this task in the parties of the previous week.
Like this they remain delivered the Spanish referees in Champions
Taking into account that his nationality prevents them participate in the meetings of the teams that contest LaLiga Santander, the four Spanish referees will act helping to other judges, of different nationalities, in the following meetings: Sánchez Martínez, in the Manchester United-Salzburgo; Hernández Hernández, in the Lokomotiv-Bayern; Of the Big Hill, in the Istanbul-PSG and Martínez Munuera, in the Atalanta-Ajax.