World Cup – lioness of Cameroon accused FIFA of racism
The Lioness of Cameroon has accused FIFA officials of racism after VAR rules out goal for them at the Women’s World cup in France.
The Players refused to restart the game stalling the match for three minutes, without being punished by the officials.
FIFA officials had to hold talk with them before they were seen back on the pitch, visibly in tears and angry over decisions made by the VAR
England will be facing Norway on Thursday after beating Cameroon 3-0 at the knockout stage today in Valenciennes, France.
The first goal against the Cameroon came after the Goalkeeper Annette Ngo Ndom’s got a back-pass right in the penalty area, however Steph Houghton indirect free kick put England in an early lead at the 14th minute.
There was a pause after Ellen white scored the second goal for the England as the assistant referee initially had the flag up for an offside. After checking the VAR, the goal was awarded.
Shortly after that, half time whistle was blown, Cameroon players were allegedly seen crying in the tunnel during the break
Three minutes after the return for the second half, Ajara Nchout of the Cameroon put the ball at the back of England’s net. However after checking the VAR, the goal was cancelled as it was deemed an offside.
The third goal for the England came in the 58th minute by Toni Duggan netting the ball after receiving a corner kick from Alex Greenwood.