MHK Deputy Chairman Murat Ilgaz made striking statements to Sporx on social media allegations that he was a member of Fenerbahçe Club.
“I AM NOT A MEMBER OF ANY CLUB”
Speaking at the TFF’s VAR Center Promotion Meeting, Murat Ilgaz said, “I am not a member of any club. I am happy that the misunderstanding has been cleared.” made the statement.
“APPOINTMENTS ARE NOT AT THE INITIATIVE OF 1 PERSON”
Murat Ilgaz, regarding the criticism that he made the appointments of the referees himself, said, “The appointment of the referee is not at the initiative of only one person.” He replied with his words.
“VAR EXCEEDED OUT OF THE PROTOCOL”
Continuing his statements to Sporx, Murat Ilgaz said, “Over time, the number of interventions started to increase. They started to go out of the protocol. They almost came to the point of saying their opinion even to the crown and corner. We are returning to the protocol level again. Similar things happened in UEFA. observed, the more VAR intervenes, the less the trust of the middle referee decreases. And there is a dependency on VAR. This caused injury to the referee and delays in the field. UEFA also wanted to stay at the protocol level and conversations to prevent this, the rest He banned everything. Conversations with VAR are listened to if they are for educational purposes. Supervision is made if necessary, such as whether they go beyond the given instruction or not. We trust our referees, we are sure that they obey the instruction.” said.
“REFERENCES IN CONTINUOUS TRAINING”
Saying that the referees are constantly trained and improve themselves, Murat Ilgaz said, “The most educated part is the referees in football. They watch videos every week and try to improve themselves. Once a month, our coach, who comes from outside, critiques the four weeks.” used the phrases.
“I hope we will release the new CÜNEYT ÇAKIR”
Speaking about the lack of an elite referee in Europe after Cüneyt Çakır’s retirement, Murat Ilgaz said, “The loss of Cüneyt Çakır is a great loss. I hope there will be referees who represent us in the world like him. To our referees from below, especially Halil Umut Meler. “We trust Cüneyt Çakır. It is not easy to reach the level of Cüneyt Çakır. Not only for Turkish referees, not for referees around the world. I hope we will have a new referee at his level.” said.
Sending a message to Turkish football fans, Murat Ilgaz said, “We always say to the referees, ‘Manage the match as if there is no VAR. We want our audience to watch the match as if there is no VAR.” he ended his speech.