Maradona: France won World Cup title thanks to made up penalty

16:37   17 July, 2018

Argentina football legend Diego Maradona has criticized the referee decisions that were made during the 2018 FIFA World Cup final in Russia.

“France became world champions thanks to a made up penalty [awarded against Croatia],” PRESSBALL quoted Maradona as saying. “The [referees’] viewing of the replay must guarantee a fair decision.

“In the final I didn’t see a footballer who would surprise me. There are no unforgettable goals [in the final].”

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