France is submitting a grievance to FIFA after an equaliser by Antoine Griezmann was disallowed following a video evaluation after the ultimate whistle of its World Cup match in opposition to Tunisia, the French federation mentioned on Wednesday.
Griezmann volleyed house eight minutes into stoppage time, however the aim was dominated out because the ahead was offside when Aurelien Tchouameni despatched the ball into the world.
The ball was deflected by a Tunisian defender into the trail of Griezmann, who was onside at that time, however the effort was disallowed and Tunisia won the game 1-0.
Nevertheless, the French federation believes that the referee and VAR made a technical error within the course of.
“We’re writing a grievance after Antoine Griezmann’s aim was, in our opinion, wrongly disallowed. This grievance must be filed inside 24 hours after the ultimate whistle,” the FFF mentioned in an announcement.
Tunisia was eradicated from the event, whereas France superior high of Group D into the final 16 and can face Poland on Sunday.
The FFF didn’t specify whether or not the grievance was over the aim itself or the very fact it was dominated out after the ultimate whistle.