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Watch: VAR Required After Fàbregas Accuses Vardy Of Punch

Watch: VAR Required After Fàbregas Accuses Vardy Of Punch

Leicester have lost to Chelsea after extra-time in the final FA Cup quarter-final. The sides played out a 1-1 draw after 90 minutes.

Chelsea will go on to join Manchester United, Tottenham and Southampton in the semi-final of a tournament that represents the last chance of silverware for the club.

The tie did require the video assistant referee late in the game, after Cesc Fàbregas seemed to accuse Jamie Vardy of making contact with his face. VAR deemed the altercation did not require further punishment and play went on, although a replay of the incident was not shown.

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While VAR is not shown in the ground, it is an unusual feature that not even the television viewer sees the alternative angles.

As for the game, Pedro gave Chelsea the lead in extra-time after Kasper Schmeichel was caught in no-mans land.

 

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Maurice Brosnan

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