Just because there’s grass between the bottom of the ball and the line in one angle doesn’t definitively prove anything.
View this post on Instagram
Was this out? People are going apeshit that it’s out, but the only angle that is conclusively useful is one directly above it. The entire ball has to cross the imaginary vertical plane at the line and this angle proves nothing. How about Mazraoui’s determination to keep the ball in play to lead to the goal? #championsleague #soccer #var
This angle makes it look even less certain that it was out.
Hawk-Eye goal line technology uses the correct angle necessary for determining whether the entire ball is over the line.