WAS THERE A STERLING POOL?
Robbery from Denmark? The controversial penalty that led England to the final
Published:8/07/2021 - 07:39h
Updated:8/07/2021 - 07:40h
England will play its first European Championship final in history and its second final in 55 years after the 1966 World Cup. But the English pass was more than controversial, as it came after a disputed penalty for a possible pool shot by Sterling
England will play this Sunday the first final of Eurocopa of his history after deleting in the extention to a combativa Denmark. Harry Kane annotated the decisive 2-1 after failing a penalti that caused Raheem Sterling in a played that is giving the turn to the world. The English exaggerated a lot his fall and for many threw to cause the maximum penalty that pitó Makkelie and that allowed later the VAR.
It ran the minute 102 of the extention when the extreme of the Manchester City went in to the area with the balloon controlled and tried to happen between two Danish defenders. The attacker finish in the floor and in direct could seem that one of the two defenders caused his fall. However, in the repetitions appreciated that the contact between the defence and the ex of the Liverpool was so slight that is practically impossible that threw him to the floor.
It seems that it was Sterling the one who caused his fall and the one who took advantage of this slight contact to throw to the floor and try deceive to the referee, that 'hammered' from the first moment. The VAR reviewed the action, but when having a contact, by slight that was, decided to give by good the decision of the referee. In these cases, the protocol VAR prevents to correct the played, since by slight that went, if there is contact to the referee can seem him penalti.
Nevertheless, in spite of everything, the reality is that a lot of fans to the football finish outraged after the signaling. The controversy is being unavoidable and many think that Denmark was stolen in Wembley against the hostess. The own Danish protested with vehemence the action, but did not achieve that Makkelie neither the VAR rearbitraran the possible penalti and finish it paying.
England, to another final 55 years afterwards
Kasper Schmeichel Did him a paradón to Kane in the launching, but the forward took advantage of the refuse to mark to pleasure. A so much unfair by the played that it preceded him, but that allowed to England go through first time to a final of the Euro. The British, besides, attain at last break his maleficio of finals, since they did not achieve to happen to any from the 1966, when they won the World-wide also in Wembley.