Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has accused the referee of “shafting” Bayern Munich in their Champions League defeat to actual Madrid.
The Bayern chairman used to be incensed after Cristiano Ronaldo scored a controversial hat-trick as real overcame 10-man Bayern to seal a 4-2 win in Tuesday’s quarter-ultimate second leg.
The holders received 6-3 on aggregate, but Bayern took the tie to additional time after it finished 2-1 to the Germans after 90 minutes, thanks to Robert Lewandowski’s penalty and an own purpose from Sergio Ramos.
Bayern had Arturo Vidal despatched off on eighty four minutes and the Germans had been additional incensed as replays showed Ronaldo’s second and third targets, on a hundred and five and 109 minutes, were obviously offside.
Rummenigge grew to become his anger on Hungarian ref Viktor Kassai throughout his speech to the Bayern squad in Madrid.
“For the primary time, I’ve received some form of mad rage within me, as a result of we had a shafting. now we have been shafted in the truest feel of the phrase,” fumed Rummenigge right through the team dinner party.
“The group was in ruins in the dressing room.
“It was an unlucky, undeserved and bitter defeat.”
Bayern’s show Carlo Ancelotti has said UEFA should introduce video technology after the controversial quarter-remaining tie.
“In 1 / 4-ultimate, you need to put a better referee, or it is the moment to introduce video refereeing, which is what UEFA try, because there are too many blunders,” said the Italian.
Vidal used to be dismissed for his 2nd reserving and so as to add injury to insult, Bayern’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is sidelined for the following eight weeks after fracturing his foot while seeking to retailer Ronaldo’s 2nd purpose.
Chile midfielder Vidal instantly blamed Kassi for their defeat.
“A theft like that can’t be allowed to happen within the Champions League,” fumed Vidal, who scored Bayern’s only goal in the 2-1 first-leg defeat.
“they are two offside targets, the dangerous pink card, Casemiro will have to had been sent-off sooner than me and it makes an incredible distinction,” Vidal introduced as real’s Casemiro could have also been pushed aside for a 2nd booking on a couple of social gathering.
“there may be a lot of anger. A game of such high depth can’t be determined by means of the referee.
“When the game went 2-1 (to Bayern), they obtained scared and the referee started his ‘convey’ after which with a man much less, it is very difficult.
“The anger is there, as a result of he made numerous errors.
“The referee put us out of the Champions League.
“actual didn’t be aware of what to do, we were always controlling the game and in the end everyone is offended.”
different Bayern stars additionally slammed the ref.
“A 12 months of onerous work down the drain. Thanks, ref — bravooooo” winger Franck Ribery wrote on Twitter.
“In extra time, we performed with 10 males in opposition to 14,” stated defender Jerome Boateng, meaning the ref and his assistants have been on actual’s facet.
Germany ahead Thomas Mueller took a extra diplomatic line.
“After we went 2-1 up and with eleven avid gamers, we have been in nice mental shape after which we had the wind taken out of our sails,” he stated.
“that you can’t simply go dwelling after that and say, ‘things like that occur in a recreation’.” (AFP)