FOR A POSSIBLE FAULT
Controversial goal disallowed against Elche in the last minute of extra time
Published:20/01/2022 - 22:41h
Updated:20/01/2022 - 22:56h
El Elche pudo poner el empate al final de la prórroga y forzar una tanda de penaltis, pero la jugada del gol de Fidel había sido anulada por un forcejeo entre Gonzalo Verdú y Lucas Vázquez. Por su parte, Morente ha expresado su molestia hacia el arbitraje, pero reconoce el buen papel del rival
The Real Madrid has classified for the quarter-finals of the Glass of Rey. But, once again, the victory has not been exenta of controversy. In the meeting, that had to define in the extention after finishing the 90 minutes without goals, the bronca of the players of the Elche did present in the last instants of the party when they cancelled them the so much that would have forced the batch of penaltis.
After the goals of Isco Alarcón and Eden Hazard, that gave the turn to the target signed by Gonzalo Verdú, the ilicitanos answered annotating to the minute 120. However, the referee of the party, Jorge Figueroa Vázquez, signalled a possible agarrón of Verdú to Lucas Vázquez, by what finished invalidating the played, what sealed the classification of the Madrilenian team.
The referee pitó the infringement instants before the finish of Fidel could beat to the guardameta merengue. The venues had warned that Lucas Vázquez had launched to the lawn to simulate the fault and cut the played of timely way. The attacker simply would have left fall after the struggle with Verdú to cancel the possibility of the 2-2.
Morente, annoying with the arbitration
By his part, the midfield player José Antonio Morente has detailed part of the played that finished with the goal cancelled, but does not blame to the referee by it sucedido in a meeting that kept the intensity to the end: "there is a struggle with Lucas Vázquez, leaves to follow and afterwards pita fault. it is costing Us Hold this type of things, but do not go to speak of the referee".
Likewise, it has recognised to the rival by the party that has done: "With one more have to manage these last minutes, but are seeing week after week that the Madrid is an equipazo. We take out a lot of positive things, touches to centre us already in the league, is what goes us to give the life, this was an illusion go Us fucked but full of pride, has been missing us close the victory and the pass of round".