Fans, pundits react to Group B VAR chaos

After Alireza Beiranvand saved a penalty from Ronaldo in a 1-1 draw with Portugal, the Iranians almost scored a victor deep into stoppage time.

Ramos was culpable for the first Moroccan goal, failing to respond to a rare poor touch by Iniesta.

"It's always been one of my dreams to be at the World Cup", the winger later said.

However, they can still play a huge role going into the final fixture as Spain, Portugal and Iran are all still susceptible to facing an elimination.

Earlier, Portugal coach Fernando Santos called Iran "the best Asian team" at the moment.

Cristiano Ronaldo was lucky to stay on the pitch after an altercation with Iran's Morteza Pouraliganji.

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Had Taremi scored, Iran would have vaulted both Spain and Portugal for top spot in the quartet, with the latter falling to third. The referee is a very lucky guy. "If Iran score at the end it would have been absolute chaos", Shearer told BBC One .

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On Thursday they staged an epic second half collapse on their way to losing 3-0 to Croatia. He said: "Excuse my language, but Argentina look s***".

"I love Ronaldo, I love Portugal, but this is a big game".

Ronaldo had the chance to double the lead five minutes into the second half after he was upended by Ezatolahi, with a spot-kick awarded following consultation with the video assistant referee (VAR). Portugal will play Uruguay Saturday at 2 p.m.EDT on Fox. A side that had been accused of being well-organised but essentially too dependant on their talisman to provide any cutting edge actually scored in this match thanks to a brilliant bit of skill from Ricardo Quaresma.

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Just minutes later, however, a second penalty was given to Saudi Arabia, and this time converted by Salman Al Faraj. Russian Federation await Spain and the hosts will be tough opponents despite their 3-0 humbling at the hands of Uruguay. Uruguay did not allow a goal in the group stage, and will be a risky team in the Round-of-16 match against Group B runner up. The goals might have come from a Luis Suarez free-kick and a cruel deflection off Denis Cheryshev from Laxalt's shot, but the dynamic attacking football of the men in sky blue clearly unsettled the Russians. It was soft, and went to VAR, but Roldan stuck to his guns and - rightly or wrongly - his original decision anyway. Can also advance with a draw AND Spain losing by more than a goal OR by scoring enough goals to pass Spain's total for the tournament.

"We learned a lot in Russian Federation, we learned a lot from coach Carlos Queiroz and you can see that our younger players have stepped up their game", the 34-year-old AEK player said.

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