River fans blow up the networks with memes / Argentina News

The team scored one more goal with Montiel, but it was annulled at the request of the referee’s virtual assistant for Santos Borré’s offside in the previous play

Palmeiras and River plate They starred in a controversial match for the second leg of the Copa Libertadores on Tuesday night in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo. Marcelo Gallardo’s team won 2-0 with goals from Robert Rojas and Rafael Santos Borré and was just one goal away from achieving the feat of tracing the first leg from 0-3.

The Argentine team scored one more goal with Gonzalo Montiel, but it was disallowed at the request of the referee’s virtual assistant (VAR) for offside by Santos Borré in the previous play.

Then he had a penalty that the Uruguayan referee sanctioned Esteban Ostojich about Matías Suárez, but which he canceled before his execution after the intervention of technology by Colombian Nicolás Gallo who understood that the forward had simulated.

These VAR controversies quickly led to social networks being flooded with “memes.” River fans made the word “Robo” a trendWhile supporters from other clubs, including one that lost the Cup final in 2018 to its classic rival, responded with alleged arbitration “aids”.