Serious allegations against Lewis Van Gaal! Nine months after the World Cup in Qatar, the former coach of the Dutch national team has outraged people with violent statements. The Netherlands lost to eventual world champions Argentina in a penalty shootout in the quarterfinals. Louis van Gaal told Dutch TV broadcaster NOS that the World Cup was rigged – in favor of Argentina and Lionel Messi.
FIFA deliberately wanted to make Lionel Messi the world champion. “Do I think Messi was supposed to be world champion? I think so too. That’s what I really mean,” said the former Oranje coach. It is said that the referee favored the team that won the Ballon d’Or seven times.
Louis Van Gaal added: “If you looked at how Argentina scored their goals and how we scored our goals. “It was established the way Argentines crossed borders and were not punished.” The Orange national team ultimately only lost to Argentina on penalties. Referee Lahoz showed 15 yellow cards throughout the game. In doing so, he set a World Cup record.
argentina Thanks to Messi and goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez the “Albiceleste” was able to make it to the semi-finals. Messi set up Nahuel Molina’s opening goal (35th) with a brilliant pass and confidently scored with a penalty kick in the 73rd minute to make it 2-0. but which were harmless till then Dutch Came back through a joker. Wout Weghorst made it 1:2 with a header five minutes after coming on (83′) and leveled the game after a free-kick trick in the 11th minute of stoppage time. In the penalty shootout, Martínez became the match winner by saving two penalties. Louis van Gaal then resigned as team boss and handed over the position to Ronald Koeman.