ROME – Storm on Orsato for the penalty kick assigned to Rome. Not from the Juventus bench, but from the Roma players and fans, because the referee was too hasty in whistling without observing the development of the action. Orsato immediately wanted to sanction the foul of the Polish goalkeeper without giving the advantage: a few seconds later Tammy Abraham deposited the ball into the goal but with the game already stopped due to a too hasty whistle. The Where at that point he could not correct the decision of the referee, but only evaluate a possible offside by Mkhitaryan signaled by the assistant (actually Danilo had served the ball from the Armenian with a back pass).
Orsato’s explanation to Cristante
The referee Orsato at the interval he explained what happened to Cristante in the stadium tunnel: “On the penalty, the advantage is never given”, the audio of Dazn.
Furious Roma fans
An obvious error, reported first by the players on the pitch and then by the fans who on social media showed their anger at the incident: “The umpteenth mistake against Roma is not possible”, “Orsato, always him. It is absurd, always at the Stadium and always against Juventus, these mistakes”, “Each time the referees take an extra thirty seconds before whistling, with us, however, he was in a hurry. Incredible “.