Edinson Cavani scored an important late aim for Manchester United of their 2-Zero Carabao Cup quarter-final win towards Everton on Wednesday however he was maybe fortunate to be on the pitch.
VAR has brought on loads of controversy within the Premier League this season its absence within the Carabao Cup was at all times going to be a possible speaking level.
The expertise has not been in use within the competitors all season and that was excellent news for Manchester United striker Cavani.
The Uruguay worldwide appeared to seize Everton defender Yerry Mina by the throat early within the second half.
Mina went to the bottom holding his throat but it surely appeared as if the referee missed the incident completely.
Replays confirmed that Cavani put has hand up on the defender and had VAR been in use then the official could have been requested to verify the incident.
Gary Lineker tweeted about what occurred and felt that Cavani could have been barely lucky to be on the pitch.
He tweeted: “Cavani would have seen purple with VAR.”
Simply minutes later there was a second incident that once more could have been checked out by VAR had it been in use.
Bruno Fernandes, with out trying on the ball, backed into Richarlison and the Brazilian then collided with Eric Bailly.
The Everton ahead took a nasty hit and needed to be instantly substituted resulting from a head damage.
However, as at all times appears to be the way in which, it was the Uruguay striker who popped up with a winner to ship the Pink Devils by to the semi-final.
It was an excellent aim too. Cavani was fed in by Anthony Martial and he curled the ball into the far nook.
Martial then himself bought on the scoresheet within the closing seconds of the sport to seal the outcome.