Mateu Lahoz

ALFREDO RELAÑO

VAR operating with 22 differing opinions

Cádiz are furious about the three corrections made by Antonio Mateu from the VAR control room and match official Valentín Pizarro at the Reale Arena, writes Alfredo Relaño.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Dembélé's controversial sanction

AS editor Alfredo Relaño gives his take on the events that led to Barcelona's Ousmane Dembélé being sent off against Sevilla on Sunday.

Alfredo Relaño

RELAÑO

VAR's unexpected fallibility

I was tipped off about this from our 'in-house' referee Iturralde that in the majority of domestic top flight games where a standard number of cameras are utilised, the area of margin for incorrect off-side decisions is approximately 7%

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Espanyol almost give the Bernabéu a fright

After the all-round smiles of the Roma game, spirits were dampened with a Madrid performance that faded and looked more likely to end in a draw as the clock ticked down.

Alfredo Relaño

OPINION

Seven Spaniards still at the World Cup...

Although La Roja were knocked out of the World Cup in Russia, some Spaniards remain. The biggest name of those is Belgium coach Roberto Martínez, from Lleida, Catalonia.

Alfredo Relaño