Football in Kazan. Problems with the monitor came from the referee video replay

In a match of the 21st round of the championship of Russia on football between “Rubin” and “Wings of the Soviets” judge Vladimir Moskalev couldn’t use the video replay because of problems with the monitor. To view had to use another monitor.

the 33rd minute defender of “Rubin” Pablo Santos after the free kick sent a ball in gate Volzhan. But the judge doubted whether was in the “offside” striker Kazantsev of Khvicha Kvaratskhelia. However, to view controversial episode Moskalev could not immediately. The primary monitor is out of order, and the arbitrator had to resort to a backup. As explained by the “Sport-Express” project Manager of the VAR in Russia, Deputy Director of the Department of refereeing RFU Leonid Kaloshin, there was a technical failure, for reasons which will become clear.

a video Replay confirmed the doubts of the judge. Kvaratskhelia really was offside. The goal was not counted. Soon the forward Samartsev Denis Popovic scored a goal that brought victory to the visitors with the score 1:0.