The Atlas Lions continue to challenge the refereeing in their World Cup semi-final match against France lost 2-0. They have finally filed a complaint with FIFA.
Morocco speak of “two indisputable penalties” not whistled in their favor against the Blues during the semi-final of the World Cup. Meanwhile the Final will be played next Sunday in Doha, Qatar.
Referee César Ramos did not whistle suspicious interventions by Théo Hernandez on Sofiane Boufal and Aurélien Tchouaméni on Selim Amallah in the penalty area.
“The Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) strongly protested against the arbitration of the Morocco-France match officiated by Mr. César Arturo Ramos. To this end, the FRMF has sent a letter to the competent body in which it returns to the arbitration situations which deprived the Moroccan selection of two indisputable penalties in the opinion of several arbitration specialists, ” indicates an official press release in which we can also read that “The FRMF also expressed its great astonishment that the Video Assistance to Arbitration (VAR) system did not react to these arbitration situations.”
“The FRMF recalls that it will spare no effort in order to defend and preserve the rights of the National Selections by advocating fairness in arbitration and by denouncing these arbitration decisions taken during this semi-final confrontation of the FIFA Cup. FIFA World Qatar 2022”.
Whatever the case, the decision has already been take, especially since the FIFA has endorsed the result of this game, giving the Blues the opportunity to play the 2022 World Cup final against Argentina this weekend.