Drama at the Bernabeu as VAR overturns penalty and red card to Real Madrid against PSG

As Real Madrid held Paris Saint-Germain at the Santiago Bernabeu in the Champions League, the 13-time victors took a should have early lead, as Karim Benzema slotted home from close range after Isco’s shot cannoned off the post.

In the closing stages of the first half, Mauro Icardi was reduced inside the fine location by goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois after tidy via on objective, which offered the referee no option yet to award a fine as well as send off the Belgian shot-stopper.

Upon appointment with the VAR, the choice was controversially reversed as Idrissa Gana Gueye was adjudicated to have fouled Marcelo in the accumulation.

Although Courtois did reduce the PSG striker, the referee spotted a foul in the accumulation as well as proceeded to reverse his initial decision, much to the Parisian club’s dismay.

Thomas Tuchel was absolutely furious with the decision as well as made his annoyance obvious, as he responded angrily on the touchline.

The players were just as frustrated and also attacked the umpire in the hope of transforming the tables in their favour, but their efforts verified useless.

PSG’s starman Neymar started the champion League game on the bench and it is yet to be seen if Brazilian star’s solutions will certainly be hired at some time in the second half.

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