The Department for refereeing and inspecting of the Russian football Union has suspended the Moscow referee Roman Chernov from serving matches, reports Sportbox.ru.
Monday Chernov had to work in Nizhny Novgorod on a match “Volga” – “Gazovik”, but decided to replace Timur Arslanbekova.
In the 33rd, 49th and 56th minutes of the match 16-go round of Football national League (FNL) “Volgar” – “the Beam-Energy” held on 15 October in Astrakhan, “alert” Chernov appointed spot kick into the goal guests, which sold Alexander Alkhazov. As a result, the meeting ended with the score 4:1 in favor of “Volgar”.
The working capital referee has been criticised by the head coach of the far East Oleg Veretennikova, who said that Chernov had interpreted all the episodes in favor of “Volgar” and still insulted players “the Beam-Energy”.
Note that the 36-year-old Chernov is experienced by the standards of the FNL by the judge. Last season the referee was even brought to the service of matches of the Russian football Premier League.