“It’s a shame, male. It’s a shame, always the same, ”he shouted on the way to the locker room. Julen Lopetegui He was hunted by the cameras of Movistar LaLiga protesting the performance of Juan Martínez Munuera (Valencian Committee), the referee of the league match he faced at Real Madrid against Bernabeu against Sevilla (2-1). The Sevilla team coach lost his temper when the referee decided to cancel a goal by the Dutchman Luuk de Jong in the 30th minute, after consulting the monitor of the video arbitration system (VAR) and assessing the lack of Serbian Nemanja Gudelj when blocking the Brazilian Éder Militao.
The arbitrator’s decision despaired Julen Lopetegui in the technical area that, addressing Monchi, he began to voice: “It’s a shame!” For his part, the general director of the Hispanic club, very angry, abandoned his position in the box to go down to the bench area at the foot of the field.
Later, at a press conference LopeteguiHe was very critical and assured that he is “frustrated” because he is not right “to guess what the referee could see” to cancel the goal: “I don’t know how I protested it, but I protested it because I saw it. I can’t guess what the referee could see, we are a bit frustrated. I cannot give an opinion because I am not in your head (of the referee). I’m frustrated because I don’t understand it very well. I would like to be given an explanation because I have not seen anything, ”said the S technicianevilla.