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Van Boekel writes history with the use of on-field review in KNVB cup

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Van Boekel writes history with the use of on-field review in KNVB cup

Pol van Boekel has Wednesday night in the quarterfinals of the KNVB cup between FC Utrecht and Cambuur Leeuwarden in the Galgenwaard stadium for the first time in the Netherlands made use of the on-field review.

The referee pulled twenty minutes before time, his decision to return to FC Utrecht a penalty after hands of Cambuur defender Omar El Baad.

Did Van Boekel after the images had been spotted on the side of the field. It was found according to the arbitrator that Sebastien Haller, who the ball against the hand of El Baad aanschoot, was engaging in a dangerous game.

Van Boekel attracts penalty FC Utrecht after reviewing images

Van Boekel made for the first time in the Netherlands, use of the on-field review, where the referee on the sidelines images you can look back on a video monitor.

FC Utrecht-SC Cambuur in the picture

SC Cambuur are celebrating after reaching the semi-finals of the KNVB-cup.
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The team from Leeuwarden was after a spectacular penalty shoot-out to strong for FC Utrecht.
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FC Utrecht was the last season finalist.
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Referee Pol van Boekel made for the first time in the Netherlands, use of the on-field review.
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Abroad is often made use of the tool, that addition applies to the videoscheidsrechter.

The FIFA has recently with the KNVB, asked if there during the remaining cup games this season can be tested with the video monitor.

Cambuur knew eventually, for the first time in the clubhistorie the semi-finals to reach. The team from Leeuwarden was after a spectacular penalty shoot-out to strong for FC Utrecht: 6-7. After 120 minutes, it was 2-2 in the Galgenwaard.

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Cambuur after bekerstunt in the semi-finals, AZ beat Heerenveen

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