France have had their enchantment over the results of their World Cup sport in opposition to Tunisia rejected by FIFA.
The enchantment was made after their last group sport in opposition to Tunisia, which the North African aspect gained 1-0 due to a Wahbi Khazri aim.
It was a sport that led to controversy, although, with substitute Antoine Griezmann believing he had scored an equaliser within the 99th minute.
A protracted delay adopted, and the referee allowed Tunisia to kick off once more, just for VAR to intervene and disallow the aim for offside.
That incensed the French they usually lodged an enchantment, claiming a breach in VAR protocol had occurred in disallowing a aim after play had restarted with a kick-off.
The French Soccer Federation (FFF) requested FIFA to permit the aim and have the outcome modified to a 1-1 draw, however it has been rejected it out of hand.
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“The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has dismissed the protest submitted by the French Soccer Affiliation in relation to the Tunisia v. France FIFA World Cup match performed on 30 November,” a brief FIFA assertion learn.
For all of the incident brought on controversy, it didn’t really change something throughout the group. France nonetheless certified as group winners and Tunisia have been eradicated from the competitors.
The outcome didn’t have any have an effect on on Australia or Denmark both, with the Socceroos ending second and qualifying for the final 16. They misplaced 2-1 to Argentina on Saturday night.