Brazil’s CBF Questions FIFA on VAR in 2018 World Cup

Brazil's football federation (CBF) sends letter to FIFA condemning officiating in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Switzerland and demanding clarification regarding use of the new Video Assistant Referee system (VAR).

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One day after Brazil's disappointing 1-1 draw against Switzerland in the 2018 World Cup, Rogério Caboclo of the Brazil Football Confederation (CBF) sent a letter to FIFA condemning the officials' decision not to use the new Video Assistant Referee system (VAR) to look at Switzerland's Steven Zuber's tying goal in the second period.

In the letter addressed to FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Caboclo questions the "conduct of the referee Mr. César Ramos and the video assistent referee Mr. Paolo Valeri."

Specifically, Caboclo asks for clarification . . .

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