After being eradicated by the Athletic Mineiro within the spherical of 16 of the Libertadores Cup, Boca Juniors launched an announcement towards the South American Soccer Confederation (Conmebol), for the arbitration selections that generated controversy and even a struggle within the dressing rooms of the Mineirao Stadium.
The doc signed by President Jorge Amor Ameal maintains that the ‘xeneize’ group was “maliciously harmed, maliciously and deliberately deciphering VAR expertise.”
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Initially, they level out that the 2 objectives annulled by the refereeing physique, with the help of video arbitration expertise, had been legitimate: “What happened marks an unprecedented event, as it is the only case where winning both games in the series a club is eliminated from the competition ”, explains the assertion.
In each video games, legitimate annotations had been canceled and the tie needed to be outlined on penalties, received 3-1 by the Brazilian group, which lit the fuse for the Argentine gamers.
Press launch from President Jorge Amor Ameal in regards to the unhappy evening that South American soccer lived yesterday in Belo Horizonte 👉 https://t.co/IxeYfg9r9c pic.twitter.com/xK2DVuvsxF
– Boca Juniors (@BocaJrsOficial) July 21, 2021
Lastly, they condemned the actions of the president of the Athletic Mineiro, which was caught within the locker room of Boca Juniors launching insults and aggressions towards the Argentines.
“As soon as once more we’ve been harmed by selections which have little to do with sports activities and far to do with the arbitrary administration of a contest that doesn’t deserve it,” the assertion concludes.