Why did Japan's second goal against Spain hold up? Disputes and Decisions, Explained 📷

historic win for japan as the knock out favorites spain by 2-1 📷

wins over the spain leds japan to round of 16📷

earlier they beat four times champions germany in their group match📷

after three minutes again japan score a goal📷

second goal of japan was controvarsel as referee did not grant goal due to lineman flag raise📷

Doan’s pass to Mitoma was slightly overhit with the ball rolling just out of play before Mitoma’s outstretched leg was able to pass it back📷

then VAR made its decision that ball had not gone out of play and award a goal to japan  📷