Rafa Mir looks to the referee and to Messi before throwing the penalti


Rafa Mir pronounces on his controversial penalty and praises Messi

Published:16/03/2021 - 07:47h

Updated:16/03/2021 - 07:47h

Rafa Mir, Huesca striker and protagonist in the controversial penalty whistled at Ter Stegen, spoke about that play after the game. In addition, he praised Leo Messi in his own way after the Argentine's double

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Rafa Mir was surely the big protagonist of the Huesca in his visit to the Camp Nou. The forward caused and marked the penalti that cost the 2-1 after a controversy played in which Marc-André ter Stegen hardly brushed him before finishing in the floor. It gave the impression that the attacker threw at all more feel the slight contact with the guardameta, but the VAR did not rectify to the referee for surprise of all the world.

After confirming the maximum penalty, the goleador of the group altoaragonés did not fail and converted the launching with just mastery before the rest. Luckily, the so much did not affect to the Barcelona team, that replaced at all more begin the second part with the goal of Óscar Mingueza to centre of Leo Messi. The '10', by the way, gave him the puntilla to the ones of Pacheta in the last instant and planted the 4-1 in the marker.

After the pitido final, Mir was in front of the microphone of 'Movistar' to explain his impressions on the crash. As it could not be of another way, the journalist asked him on his penalti and surprised that the 'killer' defended that pitara. "It was penalti clear, the goalkeeper touches me and the referee it pita. There is not more", said. Conclusive words of a player that also referred to Messi.

Of the rosarino, the ex of Valencia ensured that voucher by two. "Messi? They play with a player more with him in thefield ", affirmed, praising the figure of the captain barcelonista, that went back crazy to the Huesca and that it was key for the victory of the Barcelona. The attacker marked the 1-0 with a genial goal from the frontal of the area after a dribbling sensacional and annotated in the discount of the second the chamber in a lucky shot of rebound.

Besides, Rafa Mir also left clear that his team does not go to throw the towel and that will follow litigating to the end. "They remain 33 points at stake, it is necessary to follow trusting what do and with this team and this trainer can do it", aimed. The goleador of the group oscense goes to be key so that they follow struggling by the permencia, although in what it subtracts of League will have to fine-tune the puntería or his will have it even more complicated.

Rafa Mir failed to half metre of goal

The '9' had the 3-2 to shot to the little of the so much of Mingueza, and with that so much the party could have changed. However, Mir made a mistake of form inexplicable in the definition and failed without goalkeeper to half metre of the goal of the Barça. The murciano was to finish with the breast in place to go with the head and threw it above the crossbar. An unforgivable failure that his team paid very expensive when falling goleado in the Camp Nou.

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