CSKA will require the RFU to explain judicial mistakes in the match with Zenit
The General Director of CSKA the novel Babayev has commented on the refereeing of Michael Vilkova in the match of 15-th round of the championship of Russia with «Zenit». According to him, the club will require the RFU to explain the errors of the arbitrator.
«We plan to Lodge a complaint against the refereeing? Planned, but not a complaint, and the requirement to explain the errors and double standards», — quotes Babayev Sport24.
The match between «Zenith» and CSKA took place yesterday at «Gazprom-Arena» in St. Petersburg. The meeting ended in a draw — 1:1.
In added first-half injury time in Belgrade, Nikola vlašić has deduced CSKA forward. On 73 minutes the goal was scored by Alexander Erokhin substitute after the break.
Since the beginning of the second half CSKA were reduced to ten men. Slovenian midfielder Yak BIAL got two bookings in three minutes. First, he grabbed the hands of the attacker «Zenit», Artem Dzyuba, and then played a leg at head level midfielder Wilmar Barrios.
CSKA head coach Viktor Goncharenko did not agree with the decision of the arbitrator. «You didn’t have to remove probably Biola, especially not the most obvious foul. It was necessary to give commands to understand ourselves», — said the Belarusian expert in the TV channel «Premier Match».
Vilkov has made some controversial decisions in favor of the St. Petersburg club. In the seventh minute showed the forward «Zenith» Serdar Asmono even a yellow card for hitting spikes of Ivan Oblakova in the gastrocnemius muscle. At the end of the meeting, Azmoun hit the ankle of Cardura Magnusson, getting a warning for it. In both episodes, the arbitrator had the right to remove the Iranian Legionnaire of the owners.
Referee Igor Fedotov believes that a fork should have been at the beginning of the match to show Asmono red card. «This is a serious violation of the rules. The player fights for the ball and comes on the back of the calf muscle. It could cause injury and it should be punished with a red card,» said Fedotov, the TV channel «Match TV».
«Zenit» with 33 points and became the winner of the first round of the championship of Russia. CSKA with 27 points, remained in fifth position in the standings.