In English football for the first time, scored a goal after a video replay

В английском футболе впервые засчитан гол после видеоповтора

Kelechi, Iheanacho

A historic moment occurred in the replay of the match 1/32 FA Cup final.

A historic moment occurred in the replay of the match 1/32 FA Cup final football match between Leicester and Fleetwood.

In the 77th minute the hosts forward Kelechi, Iheanacho scored a goal, but the linesman raised his flag, signalling an offside position at the Nigerian.

The chief referee Jonathan moss turned for help to videoassistance (VAR), and then ruled out the goal.

So that’s his first goal in English football, scored after a video replay.

The meeting ended with the score 2:0 in favor of Lester. Both goals were scored by Iheanacho.

Kelechi Iheanacho becomes the first player to be awarded a goal by VAR in British football #LEIFLE pic.twitter.com/7avB3TR5H0

— Joseph Friks (@JFriks) 16 Jan 2018

Earlier it was reported that Ukraine will test the system of video replays.

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