In the first round of the World Cup South American qualifiers, Chile lost 1-2 away to Uruguay. At the end of the game, some Uruguay players handball in the penalty area. After that, the referee on duty listened to the video assistant referee's opinion and did not make a point. The ball is awarded. Pablo Millard, chairman of the Chilean Football Association, is very dissatisfied.
Chilean Football Association President Pablo Millard said that he had contacted the South American Football Federation and he asked the latter to provide VAR audio and video.
In the final moments of Chile's game against Uruguay, Chile's Davila sent a half-high pass, which hit the arm of the Uruguayan team Coates who tried to block him. The head referee on duty listened to the opinions of the video assistant referee's room, but he did not go to watch the video in person. After this turmoil, Uruguay made a lore, and they won the game 2-1 by risk.
Milad said that he hopes that this situation will not recur. Although the penalty made is irreversible, he still wants to let people know how the referee communicates with the VAR personnel. He wants to know, The reason for the “missed judgment” of the penalty kick was because the video was not clear, or the referee made an omission. The chairman of the Chilean Football Association said that the South American Football Federation is willing to provide VAR audio and video.