Zinedine Zidane, during a press conference

CONTROVERSIAL APPARITION OF THE VAR

Strong response of Zidane to the complaints of Seville

Published:18/01/2020 - 20:39h

Updated:18/01/2020 - 20:40h

The VAR was the sad protagonist of Real Madrid's victory against Sevilla. In the subsequent press conference, Zinedine Zidane responded to the complaints of Monchi and Lopetegui

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Two controversial actions starred the victory of the Real Madrid against the Seville (2-1). The first was an apparently legal goal of Luuk of Jong that Martínez Munuera cancelled after review of the VAR by a supposed fault of Gudelj on Militao. The second, the goal of the hispalenses that yes went up to the marker -also of controversial form- annotated by the own Dutch forward after some supposed hands of Munir.

By part of the Seville, Julen Lopetegui, trainer of the Andalusian group, and Monchi, sportive director of the hispalenses, showed his tremenda indignation by the referee's performance and the interpretation of the VAR. Zinedine Zidane, in his back press conference, analysed both played and answered of conclusive form to both in front of the media.

"The of Monchi? In his goal there is hand and does not have it pitado, what can say?"

The technician madridista has a totally opposite vision: for him, the first goal of the Seville was very cancelled. "What can say is that I saw the played and is a blockade, there is fault, the referee looks the VAR and pita lacking. In the second there is hand, no the pita. I can not explain at all and do not go in never in valuing. They are the referees those that decide. Sometimes it happens against and sometimes in favour. It is a work complicated and does not be necessary to complain", said.

Besides, for Zidane, in the second goal of Of Jong, himself there was referee's error and did not have to go up to the marker by hands. "I do not think that it was so decisive the referee. It has done what had to do. In his goal there is hand, but does not have it pitado, what can say? I do not go to go in in this. It is a party complicated for all. We play in front of a good team, but the result is logical by what has happened in the field", ensured.

Zidane also answered of conclusive form to the statements of Monchi after the party, in which it showed very angered. "What he say is his responsibility, I am not who to say at all. At the end it is the referee the one who decides. It seems me a bit strong what said, but I do not go him to prevent speak to the sportive director of the Seville", aseveró.

Zidane, happy by the victory

The trainer of the Real Madrid finish satisfied by the victory against the Seville. "It is essential for us, the party is of 90 minutes, today was a very good rival, if you are not concentrated can it to you wrap. We follow with our good series, suffering a lot today, but is what goes us to touch until final of season. But we are happy and it is necessary to enjoy of the three points", commented.

Also it commented the big work of Casemiro, that no only was fine in defence, but it also marked two goals. "At the end it has done two goals and is not usual. I gladden me by him, in attack can mark the difference with any player. Especially I gladden me by the first, because it arrives of second line. Happy by him and by ours second part", manifested.

Besides, it analysed the physical appearance of his team and the improvement in the second time. "It is a fundamental part nowadays. The players​ are machines, have to be very prepared physically. The game of today has an upper speed and it is necessary to be well physically. We know it and we work for this. In the second part were better also in the possession. In the first were not well with the balloon", sentenced.

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