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Leganes request to La Liga for Levante match to be repeated after VAR ‘letdown’

La Liga side Leganes have interested for their match beside Levante to be repeated after demanding the video junior referee system futile.
Leganes trust they incorrectly accepted a first-half penalty for a foul by Dimitris Siovas on Roger Marti that acted to happen external the area.
However, referee Munuera Montero’s statement apparatus looked to fail, compelling the fourth official to pass on the VAR judgment via phone.
Levante went on to win the match 2-1.
Leganes president Victoria Pavon said the club, who are bottom of La Liga, would request the match be replayed from the 44th minute, when the occasion took place.
“Very thoughtful things have happened in this match – like calling a penalty beside us that was a foul outside the area,” said Pavon.
“It also happened in the match beside Valencia a few weeks before, but in calculation to that the VAR system was not working correctly so we feel we have not been talented to compete in equal situations.”

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