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VAR records of Gaziantep FK-Beşiktaş and Sivasspor-Galatasaray matches have been announced by the Turkish Football Federation (TFF).

In the statement made by TFF; “The VAR records of Gaziantep FK – Beşiktaş and Sivasspor – Galatasaray matches were examined and it was determined that the referees made important referee mistakes in the mentioned matches. It was decided to publish the VAR records of these matches.”

“IMPORTANT REFEREE MISTAKE”

TFF’s statement said:

“With regard to the referee errors that have occurred recently, the Turkish Football Federation has made the necessary investigations with the relevant boards. In this context, the VAR records of Gaziantep FK A.Ş. – Beşiktaş A.Ş. and Demir Grup Sivasspor – Galatasaray A.Ş. It has been determined that the referees made “significant referee mistakes” in the previous matches.

In accordance with our transparency principle, with the decision of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Football Federation, in order to eliminate the speculations in the public; It has been decided to publish the VAR records of the positions discussed in the aforementioned matches.

In accordance with our transparency principle, which we promised on the first day we took office, we assure the public that we will show maximum sensitivity so that the arbitration institution is not harmed, while we continue our work without leaving the slightest question mark in the public. It will not be allowed to blame the mistakes made by some referees on the entire football community.

The Central Referee Board will apply the necessary sanctions against the referees found to be faulty regarding these two matches.

“VAR REFEREE WILL NOT BE ASSIGNED AFTER THAT”

The Central Referee Board (MHK) announced its decision for the VAR referees of Sivasspor-Galatasaray and Gaziantep FK-Beşiktaş matches.

MHK announced that Özgüç Türkalp, the VAR referee of the Sivasspor-Galatasaray match, will no longer be assigned a duty.

He also stated that Atilla Karaoğlan, the referee of Gaziantep FK-Beşiktaş match, and Erkan Özdamar, who directed the Sivasspor-Galatasaray match, would not be assigned for a long time.

The following statements were included in the statement of MHK:

“The Central Arbitration Board has carried out the necessary investigations regarding the referees of the Gaziantep Futbol Club A.Ş. – Beşiktaş A.Ş., Demir Grup Sivasspor – Galatasaray A.Ş. matches and the VAR referee of the Demir Grup Sivaspor – Galatasaray A.Ş. match.

Demir Grup Sivasspor – Galatasaray A.Ş. match, the goal was canceled due to offside, this decision was an erroneous decision, and Gaziantep FK A.Ş. – Besiktas A.S. It has been determined that the referee of the match made a “significant referee error” by not sending the offending player despite the VAR referee’s recommendation to watch.

Demir Grup Sivasspor – Galatasaray A.Ş. We respectfully inform the public that the VAR referee of the match will not be assigned any further duties, and the referees of the two matches in question will not be assigned for a long time.”

THE REFEREE’S SPEECH HAS BEEN CERTIFIED

The conversation between VAR and Erkan Özdamar in the Sivasspor-Galatasaray match was also broadcast.

In the warning from VAR; It is said that “Erkan, the football player from Sivas does not touch the ball, but pushes Nelsson”.

Erkan Ozdamar; He answers, “Yes, it’s very clear. Robin Yalçın has contact with Nelsson. Is there an offside, tell me that”.

from VAR; “Yes, the position is offside” comes the answer.

TALK IN N’KOUDOU’S POSITION

VAR/AVAR: “Atilla, what did you see?”

Atilla Karaoğlan: “A light touch, no violence. No hitting.”

VAR/AVAR: “You see it as pushing? I propose a field investigation.”

Atilla Karaoğlan: “I saw that there is no violence.”

VAR/AVAR: “I see you hit your head too.”

Atilla Karaoğlan: “Yes, but is there violence?”

VAR/AVAR: “Yes, he hits with the head.”

Atilla Karaoğlan: “Okay, I’m here.”

VAR/AVAR: “I see you obviously hit.”

Atilla Karaoğlan: “I saw the contact, play normally fast. He touches his nose. Brother is exaggerating, I will stay yellow.”

VAR/AVAR: “The decision is yours.”