The first half ended, and Ajax found the reward for his game, the superiority he had exerted over Santiago Solari's overtaken Real Madrid. And the main character on the stage at the feast was none other than Nicholas Taggliko, the defender who knew how to win his seat in the Argentine national team until he was wearing the captain's belt.
At 37 minutes the corner came to the right, Daley Bline nodded, and Tibor Kurtow could not control. The short reversal of the goalkeeper was circling in the small area. Tagliafico jumped higher than everyone, surpassed Sergio Ramos's brand and won the head to move it to the net.
All Ajax's feast was not accompanied by any protest. But before the Spaniards resumed the game, Slovenian judge Damir Skokina dropped the alarm by performing the usual VAR alert.
The judge went to see the action through the repetitions and found that Ajax ahead Dusan Tadic had imagined a few centimeters before the second action Tagliafico was leading.
Tagliafico celebrates in front of everyone and the judge reaffirms the purpose at first instance. Reuters
Judge Damir Skomina views the actions and does not endorse Tagliafico's goal. REUTERS
The action was very good, as Garrett Bale, in his desire to reject, was also in the field and seemed to allow (along with the goalkeeper) to play.
Despite the concerns and claims of locals, the judge stepped back and did not confirm what was 1-0 for the Dutch. Thus, Tagliafico was the protagonist of the first goal, canceled by VAR in the history of the Champions League, since the revision system was introduced for the first time in the circle of this edition, which began on Tuesday.
After the match in which Real wins 2: 1 and which serves Solari to take a key advantage in the round of 16 in Spain, UEFA published an explanation for its social networks. officially what happened in the canceled action of Tagliafico.
There, they state that "Dudan Tadic was in an ambush position and interfered with the goalkeeper, which prevented him from playing or playing the ball while he was heading."
On the other hand, Tagliafico complained not only about the controversial game but also about the unfavorable outcome.
"I will see the play, but you have anger that you have scored a goal in Real Madrid and after 3 minutes is canceled, today I have to be the victim, but that gives you the feeling that you say" fucking mother "" … ", argues Argentinean a defender of Continental Radio.
And to what is coming, he added: "Ajax is not scared, he will play all the courts the same, the football is 90 minutes and who tells us that we can turn it into Bernabeu." From experience, you become a footballer who plays this type of games motivates me to continue to grow, and today I am in a club that is like a school. "