Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni referred to as for a extra rigorous set of standards for the Video Assistant Referee after Lionel Messis potential match-winning aim was chalked off for an infringement in its 1-1 draw with Paraguay.
Messi side-footed home from round 12 metres to finish an extended and flowing counter-attack however play was hauled again for a foul dedicated within the Argentine half on the very begin of the transfer.
The resolution meant Argentina needed to accept one level in a recreation during which it had extra of each the possession and the probabilities after going behind to a first-half penalty.
“I think there has to be a way of uniting the themes of the VAR,” Scaloni stated. “I’m not speaking of good or bad faith, but in uniting the criteria.”
“We are left with a bitter sweet taste because Argentina did everything to win. In the second half we pinned our opponents back. We also have to recognise the teams attitude in always believing they could win.”
The two-time world champion was unbeaten in 9 video games going into Thursdays qualifier however went behind after 22 minutes to an Angel Romero spot kick.
It misplaced Exequiel Palacios to a foul foul by Romero quickly after however Palacios alternative Giovani lo Celso took the nook that Nicolas Gonzalez headed home 4 minutes earlier than half time for his first worldwide aim.
The outcome signifies that Paraguay, who missed out on the finals in 2014 and 2018, is unbeaten in its first three qualifiers for Qatar 2022 and has 5 factors.
Argentina can also be unbeaten and has seven factors.
It goes to Peru subsequent Tuesday, whereas Paraguay will host point-less Bolivia.