The Dutch manager of Barcelona criticized VAR and claimed that the decisions are always against Barcelona.
After the defeat againstReal Madrid
publicly criticized VAR. He said that the decisions are always againstBarcelona
and never in their favor. Ronald Koeman is expected to face a 4 game ban for his comments.
Marca outlined the details of the ban for the newly appointed manager of
. Koeman told reporters after the game: “In all the matches that we have had, it (VAR) has only come against Barcelona, but never in favour of us. It also did so in the matches against
, due to plays against ours.”
However, it could be possible that the former Netherlands boss escapes punishment because his comments appear to be referring only to the VAR system itself, rather than any individual official.
Koeman’s side are without a win in four league matches, and have collected just eight points from their opening six matches.