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Lahoz will experience renewed criticism for his exhibit, just weeks soon after he was despatched residence from the Planet Cup having lost command of Argentina’s clash with Holland. La Liga officiating will also come under the spotlight, with a surprising normal of a person purple card for every activity this season. 

Previous Barca striker Gary Lineker responded to a tweet about Lahoz’s show by joking: “When he blows, he blows.”

Entire world Cup-profitable goalkeeper Emi Martinez risked a ban at the match by slamming Lahoz as “useless”. He mentioned after the win above Holland: “He was offering totally free kicks outdoors the box for them, like two or 3 situations. He just desired them to rating, which is basically it, so hopefully we will not have that ref any longer. He is ineffective.”