Cristiano Ronaldo was left incensed by the officers after being denied what seemed to be a official winner in Portugal’s 2-2 draw towards Serbia.
The Juventus ahead believed he had snatched all three factors in Belgrade throughout an enthralling World Cup qualifier when his goalbound effort was hooked off the road by Stefan Mitrovic.
Replays advised the ball had crossed the road, regardless of Mitrovic’s valiant effort to hack the ball off the road, with no Video Assistant Referee or know-how in place to supply readability.
Clearly infuriated, Ronaldo remonstrated with the officers to alter their resolution, however hurled his captain’s armband to the ground and stormed off the pitch at full time in disgust.
The ending was befitting of a sport full of high quality, which noticed Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic grew to become Serbia’s all-time prime goalscorer as he netted his 39th objective in 63 appearances.
The hosts needed to struggle again from two objectives right down to seize what could possibly be an important level within the race to achieve Qatar.
Mitrovic pulled one again within the 46th minute and Filip Kostic levelled after a brace from Diogo Jota had given Portugal a 2-Zero lead within the first half.
Liverpool ahead Jota fired the European champions forward with an 11th-minute header from an excellent Bernardo Silva help and added one other within the 36th as he glanced a Cedric Soares cross from the appropriate.
However Serbia roared again at their Rajko Mitic stadium and halftime substitute Nemanja Radonjic, who engineered each their objectives, gave his markers a roasting after the break and likewise drew a positive save from Portugal goalkeeper Anthony Lopes.
Serbia defender Nikola Milenkovic was despatched off in stoppage time, having been proven a straight crimson card for a reckless problem on an opponent.