Peru could once again shout victory at the height of Quito as it happened for Russia 2018. However, Ricardo Gareca’s men suffered a lot to be able to get their first victory in these Qatar 2022 Qualifiers.
There was even a penalty sanctioned in favor of the Ecuadorian Selection and when it seemed to be running, the VAR intervened to annul the foul and everything continues without goals at the Rodrigo Paz Delgado stadium.
At 48 minutes, when the complementary part was just starting, a past center found the header of Christian Noboa. Although his shot seemed to have no goal, it hit Luis Abram’s arm.
Judge Esteban Ostojich did not hesitate to whistle a penalty for ‘Tri’. The players of the Peruvian Selection They claimed that there was no intention and the hand was not separated from the body of the defender who is active in Vélez Sarsfield.
When Gallese was already preparing to try to stop the charge, the Uruguayan referee was called from the VAR to ask him to review the action and evaluate if it was really shot from the twelve steps or not.
“Esteban (Ostojich), I recommend an OFR so that you can see the hand of the player you sanctioned and evaluate it,” was what Andrés Cunha, who was in charge of the WHERE. His colleague responded with a “perfect”.
The referee of the match took a few seconds and asked for various angles. After having everything clear, he communicated to those of the WHERE her change of decision: “I saw her more separated from the body, but it is not an unnatural movement. I’m going to release neutral, not criminal. “
In the end, the Peruvian National Team won 2-1 in Quito with goals from Christian Cueva and Luis Advíncula reaching their first victory in these Qualifying Qatar 2022 To say that the dream is intact